Age: 54 Avenel
Valerie Lopez, 54 of Avenel, NJ, passed away suddenly at her home on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
Valerie was born in Perth Amboy, she lived most of her life in Carteret before later moving to Avenel. She worked in Margee'z Bar and Grill in Avenel for many years.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Marlene (nee Drourr) and Charles Kuritz.
Valerie is survived by her daughter, Emily Lopez, sons, Edward Lopez and his wife Marisa, Michael Kuritz and his wife Margaret, and Johnathon Lopez, her former husband, Eddie Lopez and her boyfriend Bryan Jacobsen. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Maya, Irielis, Michayla Kuritz, Mila, Zayden, Zachary Lopez, Nicolas, Lena and Caelum Alvarado.
Visiting is on Thursday, September 23, 2021 9:30 am -11:30 am. A Funeral Service will be by Rabbi Uri Allen at 11:30 am at the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home 419 Barclay Street Perth Amboy. Burial will follow at Beth Israel Cemetery.
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