Amber Marie Opp
Amber Marie Opp, age 34, of Grand Island, passed away on Monday, October 1, 2019. Memorial services were held Monday, October 7, at Apfel Funeral Home in Grand Island with Ervin Opp officiating. Online condolences may be directed to www.apfeleuneralhome.com. Amber was born on May 14, 1985, in Grand Island at St. Francis Medical Center to Lisa (Leonard) Opp and Robert Ramirez. She graduated from Wood River Rural High School with the Class of 2004. She was last employed by Rochester Armored Car. Amber truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures. She loved spending her time on the weekends going to the horse races, golfing, fishing and spending time with her family and friends. Amber treasured spending time with her daughter, Braelyn. She had an infectious laugh, smile and personality that would light up any room. She made friends with strangers everywhere she went. Amber is survived by her daughter, Braelyn; special friend, Bridget Lewandowski; Aaron (Jana and Alana) Leonard, of El Cajon, California; Tiffany Leonard, of Grand Island; Michael Leonard, of Wood River; Angie Novak, of Grand Island; Erhard “EJ” Opp, of Wood River; Mavis Reiter, of Wood River; Deena Ramirez, of Grand Island; Kelsey Hunt, of Omaha; Tyler Maguire, of Omaha; Sam Hays, of Council Bluffs; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and nieces.