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“Very sorry for yourLoss,I will miss my friend and hunting buddy,fishing buddy,back in the day bowling buddy,may there be a tail wind up there when...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Dean Graham - San Jose, CA

“What can you say except sorry for your losd. dorry we didnt dpend more time together but grateful for the times we did share . those times will fuel...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: kenny Draper - lodi, CA - Family

“I am so sorry we didn't get to hang out more.. I will miss you bro, life won't be the same without you.You have left a great legacy with your loved...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Sherrell Mclay - Homedale, ID

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4 of 8 | Posted by: Lisa Croom - Leanderl, TX

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5 of 8 | Posted by: Lisa Croom - Leanderl, TX

“Cousin, I have so many wonderful memories boating and camping, so long ago now with family that has nearly all departed this earth. They have been...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Michael Torrello - San Jose, CA

“All my love, thoughts and prayers are with your family. Good man, good friend, amazing sense of humor. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Hollie Buckingham - Oroville, CA

“I was sadden to hear the news of Gary's passing. He certainly was loved and admired by friends and family and will be missed by many. My condolences...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Terie Nichols - Amity, MO

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My husband, soulmate, father of our three children and Papa to ten grandkids, light of our lives was called home on Saturday August 22nd.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years Susan. His children Andrea & Michael Clausen, Randy & Dionne Lopina, Laura & Colvin Archuleta and Gary Lopina Jr. His ten grandkids Adam, Joseph, Jacob, Madison, Dylan, Elijah, Jasmine, Anthony, Jordan & Harper. Gary's brother Kenny and sisters Christi, Shelley, Sherrel & Marian.
Gary was born in Oregon, but grew up in Santa Clara. He and Susan raised their children in San Jose, but spent the last twenty years in Oroville.
Gary loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed a good game of cribbage, camping, fishing, crabbing, boating and hunting with his friends and grandsons. He loved watching his grandkids play in every sport, but especially loved watching football. GO NINERS!
Gary touched SO many lives and hearts, he will be deeply missed by those that had the opportunity to know and be loved by him.