GREEN - Louis "Lou" F. Romano, 96, of Green Township, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.
Mr. Romano was born July 24, 1917, in Orange. He was the son of the late Alfonso and the late Teresa (Guggio) Romano. He was predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Josephine (Masciocchi) Romano. He also is predeceased by his three brothers, Sam, Alfonso and Pat; and two sisters, Josie and Mary. He is survived by two sisters, Anne and Grace; his son, Louis J. Romano; his daughter, Eloise Meier and her husband, Bart; three grandchildren, Eric Romano and his wife Molly, Carissa Romano and husband, Jeff Little, and Paul Meier; and three great-grandchildren, Gabriella, Christian and Alexis.
Lou served in the U.S. Army as a sergeant during World War II
from 1942 to 1946. He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service for 40 years and retired as branch manager of the West Orange, N.J., Post Office. Lou enjoyed playing golf and watching sports. He was a hard working man who provided for and loved his family.
A private graveside service and burial will be held at Good Shepherd Cemetery, Andover, with Father Martin McDonnell officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the
in his name at 400 Morris Ave., Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365.