Manuel Horacio Romero
December 2, 1947 – April 20, 2019
Manuel Horacio Romero was born on December 2, 1947 in Douglas and he peacefully passed away on April 20, 2019.
He is the son of Oscar and Hermelinda Romero. Manuel is survived by his father Oscar Romero, his wife Rocio Romero and six brothers and sisters, Oscar Romero of Douglas, Rosa Ofelia Verdugo of Vail, Armando Romero of Scottsdale, Olivia Garcia of Phoenix, Lorenzo Romero of Phoenix, and Bernadette Galvez of Phoenix. Manuel was a wonderful father to seven children, Manuel D Romero, Marcos A Romero, Katrina R Fajardo, Brandy Romero-Bruning, Carlos Maruffo, Oscar Maruffo and Justin Romero. He was blessed with 20 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Manuel graduated from Douglas High School in 1966 and was employed by Phelps Dodge until the smelter closed down. He worked many years in construction and left his mark on many iconic buildings throughout AZ, NV, CA and Mexico. He was also very active in his church. He gave his life to serve our Lord 25 years ago.
Manuel will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Services were held in Mesa, Arizona on April 28 2019.
We will always love you!