Romaine C. (Gromel) Wilson, 73, of Larksville, passed away Wednesday at her home.
She was born in Larksville on Feb. 28, 1940, a daughter of the late Joseph Sr. and Fannie Cooper Strish. She was a graduate of Larksville High School, class of 1958, and a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Larksville.
She enjoyed cooking, gardening, fishing, knitting, caring for her beloved pets and doing crossword puzzles.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Emerson H. Gromel; second husband, Robert C. Wilson; sister, Arlene Grendzinski; and brothers, Ronald, the Rev. Andrew, Joseph Jr. and Anthony Strish.
Surviving are her daughters, Christine Gromel and her husband, Ralph Shoemaker, and Janet Gromel; sons, Dennis Gromel and his wife, Amy, and Andrew Gromel and his wife, Lauren; four grandchildren, Rachel, Randy, Brian and Andrew; sisters, Josephine Rock, Joan Snopeck and Jean Prushinski; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will by held on Monday at 10 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Church, Larksville. Interment will follow in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Courtdale. Family and friends may call on Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Andrew Strish Funeral Home, 11 Wilson St., Larksville.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 19, 2013