Rogelio Garcia Romero (Roger), 49, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 7, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. Roger was a lifelong resident of Robstown, Texas, where he was a well known artisan and cabinet maker.
Roger is preceded in death by his parents, Rodolfo and Amelia Romero, and a brother, Armando Romero.
Roger will be fondly remembered with the same immense love he so often demonstrated in his lifetime to his many family members and friends. Roger will be especially remembered by his grandson, Cameron, for his playful nature and the delight he took in simply being around him. Rogerís presence will be sorely missed, but loving memories of him will live on in those whose lives he touched so dearly.
Roger is survived by his loving wife, Estella Romero; and his children, Alexandra Romero of Austin, Texas; Vanessa Dominquez and Ashley Dittsworth, both of Robstown, Texas; brothers, Rodolfo Romero, Jr., and Osvaldo Romero, also of Robstown, Texas; Gilberto Romero of Corpus Christi, Texas; and sisters, Dahlia Romero of Corpus Christi, Texas; and Dorales Colina (Vladimir) of Missouri City, Texas, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will be receiving family and friends from 4 to 9 p.m., Friday, August 9, 2013, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.
A memorial service celebrating the life of Roger Romero will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, August 10, 2013 with the Rev. Brian Price officiating. Entombment will follow at Memorial Park Mausoleum in Robstown, Texas.
Arrangements entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.