Zenon Lopez Jaime
Jun 2, 1938 - Mar 22, 2017
Zenon (Sonny) Lopez Jaime, 78
Zenon Lopez Jaime, 78, of Sacramento, California, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on March 22, 2017.
Zenon is survived by his loving wife and best friend Esther Perez Jaime of 60 years, sons Francisco (Shirley) Chavez, Albert (Loretta) Jaime of Rancho Cordova, daughters Judy Ximenez and Louise Jaime of Sacramento, Lisa (Scott) Silverman of Pilot Hill, Linda (Jessie) Streeter of Rancho Cordova. He is also survived by his sister Lucy Gamez of Santa Clarita and brother Mace (Pauline) Jaime of Sacramento; preceded in death by his parents Jesus and Ignacia Jaime, two sisters, Ventura (Carlos) Cons of Phoenix, Arizona and Jesse (Alex) Contreras of Sacramento.
In addition, Zenon is survived by 15 loving grandchildren Ernesto (Melissa) Morales, Frank Chavez, Jr., Kevin (Erica) Jaime, Kristy Jaime, Andrew Ximenez, Anthony Lobato Jr., Monica Herman, Amanda Jaravata, Robert (Brenda) Unzueta II, Christopher (Marisela) Unzueta, Shaun Silverman, Ericka Dennis, Brandon Burns, Taylor Burns, Marc-Anthony Burns;15 loving great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Zenon was extremely proud of his family and was involved in their sporting activities from coaching baseball/softball and attending their games. He loved to fish, loved working on automobiles and being outdoors. He cherished being with his family on every occasion.
Zenon worked for State Box for 25 years, owned a janitorial business, and retired from Blue Diamond in 2000. Upon retirement, he and his loving wife traveled the world for several years before health issues inhibited their abilities to travel. Zenon loved following and attending the SF Giants, SF 49ers, Sacramento Kings, and Sacramento River Cats games. For the past 39 years he was very committed to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Zenon was devoted to helping family and friends with repairing cars, household projects or whatever else was needed.
A special thank you to the caring nursing staff at Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento, his palliative care nurse, and hospice nurses Soledad and Elvia.
East Lawn Elk Grove Mortuary
9189 E. Stockton Blvd
Elk Grove, CA