Maria Luisa Romero

Maria Luisa Romero, age 87, of East Chicago, IN passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013. She is survived six children: Francisco A. (Dolores) Romero, Ricardo (late Marcela) Romero, Jorge Romero, Joel L. Romero, Evelia (Michael) Kohlman, and Hector Romero; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Francisco S. Romero. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. from the FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN and 9:30 a.m. Mass at St. Mary's Church, East Chicago, IN. Burial to follow at St. John Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Visitation at the FIFE FUNERAL HOME will be from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 5, 2013. Maria was former owner and operator of La Cunita (The Little Cradle) in East Chicago. She was a member of Senior Companions of Catholic Charities, a volunteer at the Salvation Army, and a member of St. Mary's Church.


Published in The Times from Apr. 5 to Apr. 6, 2013