Mary Louise Roybal
PRICE - Louise passed away Sept 25, 2009, while vacationing in Maine. Born Aug. 28, 1946 in Price to Vincent and Lillie Medina.
Married Frank J. Roybal Jr. Dec. 7, 1968 in Elko, Nev.
Attended school in Price at Notre Dame and graduated from Carbon High. Retired from Carbon County. Then later in the Good Shepherd Church in East Carbon.
Louise is survived by her loving husband Frank, East Carbon; daughter Frankie (Ned) Draper, Utah; son, William "Bill", East Carbon; daughter Jennifer (Tony) Price; and son Brian, Houston, Texas; as well as her seven grandchildren, Nick, Anthony, Marcus, Jadyn, Madysen, Kameron and Vanessa.
Her brothers and sisters also survive her. Cecilia (Victor) Mansanares, Tooele, John Medina, Las Vegas, Nev., Richard Medina, Virgina, Evelyn (John) Montoya, Tooele, Henrietta (Willie) Slaton, Ruston, La., Pat (Dan) Schmidt, Grand Junction, Colo., Alice Miera, West Valley, and Margie Valdez, Draper; as well as many countless nieces and nephews. Preceeded in death by, parents Vincent and Lillie, brothers Manuel and Raymond, brother in law Orlando "Poncho" Miera and nephews Stephen Bourque and Tony Aguayo.
Louise will be greatly missed by her family and a community of friends. Louise will be forever remembered as "Weezy."
She was an extraordinary person who was always very giving, generous and kind, always putting everyone before herself. She truly lived for her family. Her grandkids were the light of her life. Her husband was her rock and her soulmate.Her children her pride and joy. And she appreciated the joy and comfort of her beloved dog Nina.
Louise enjoyed the little things in life, like sitting on her front porch, whether rain or shine, visiting with family, neighbors and friends or just taking a ride around town. Her faith in God helped sustain her throughout her life and through her illness. She never complained about being sick, always maintaining a brave front so she would not worry those she loved the most.
We will truly miss her and keep her forever in our thoughts, hearts and prayers. This is not goodbye; it is just a simple thought and show of our love and appreciation for you until we see your loving face again.
A rosary and mass will be held in her honor Friday Oct. 2, 2009 at 7 p.m. at Good Shepherd Church in East Carbon. The Mass will be said on Saturday Oct. 3, 2009 at 10 a.m.
The family would like to extend a special appreciation of thanks to Dr. Rich of Provo, and Dr.'s McArdle and Seder of Portland, as well as the nursing staff that cared for her while she was a patient at the Maine Medical Center. We appreciate the extra special care and attention that she received. We know that she was in good and capable hands. In lieu of flowers please make donations in her honor to the American Cancer Society.