Opal Graw Romas
Merritt Island, FL
Opal Graw Romas passed away peacefully on October 27, 2013 at the age of 90.
A resident of Merritt Island since 1965, Opal was born and raised in Duffield, Virginia. She worked in real estate briefly, but primarily was a mother and grandmother.
Opal was one of eleven children and the wife of the late Martin Graw. She was blessed to find happiness again with Harry Romas (deceased). She will forever be remembered by her daughters, Marta Graw and Lori Graw Thurow, son-in-law Steve Thurow, grandchildren, Kyle, Cameron, and Kristine Thurow, and many family and friends that were blessed to know her.
Opal loved gardening, bowling, and dancing. Her true passion was playing Bridge. She was active in numerous Bridge clubs over the years.
Throughout life's ups and downs, Opal's faith and strength remained strong. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and will be greatly missed.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 2 at Grace Methodist Church, 65 Needle Blvd., Merritt Island.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, 2013