Alfred Romero(1959 - 2014)

Alfred F. Romero, 55, a lifelong resident of El Pueblo, passed away at his home on Thursday morning surrounded by his beloved family.

Alfred was born on Feb. 9, 1959 to the late Alfredo Romero and Ida Romero who survives him.

He was an artist and stone mason, having his work shown throughout New Mexico and in California.

He is preceded in death by his father, Alfredo Romero; paternal grandparents, Alfredo and Escolastica Romero and maternal grandparents, Fernando and Tita Gallegos; uncles, Eloy and Frank Romero; and aunts, Cipriana Gutierrez and Dora Queen.
He is survived by his daughters, Monique (Marcos Lopez) and Mari Cielo Ortiz (Charlene Cde Baca), Mari Estrella Romero, Antionette Hurtado and Santana Sandoval; grandchildren, Zachery Fox, Larycia Sena, Damon Lopez; his mother, Ida Romero; siblings, Rose Marie Martinez (Marcial), Tomas Romero (Rosanne), Dave Romero, John Romero, Lee Romero (Evangeline), Anna Ortiz (Paul). He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services for Alfred are as follows: Visitation was held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Nelson Funeral Home. Rosary will be recited by Everett and Rose Baros at 9 a.m. today (Monday) at San Miguel del Vado Catholic Church follow by the funeral mass at 10 a.m. Internment will follow the mass at El Pueblo Cemetery.

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Funeral arrangements for Mr. Romero have been entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home; 801 Douglas Avenue, Las Vegas; 425-6551.

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Nelson Funeral Home
801 Douglas Avenue Las Vegas , NM 87701
Published in Las Vegas Optic on June 23, 2014