Geronimo Lopez, Jr., age 66, of Blue Earth, MN, passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2017 surrounded by family. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11AM on Friday, February 10, 2017 at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth, MN with Fr. Peter Klein officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7PM on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Patton Funeral Home of Blue Earth, MN and one hour prior to the service at the church. Online condolences may be left at www.pattonfh.com.Geronimo is preceded in death by his son, Geronimo Lopez III; granddaughter, Keyanna; grandson, Mathias; parents, Geronimo and Ynosencia; and brothers, Candelario, Justo, and Augustine.He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Joyce; children, Teresa (Jason) Roberts, Gloria (Gerald) Gunhammer, Alejandro, Francisco (Amy), Jesus Ruben, Rogelio; 24 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren.