Manuel M. Romo “Manny,” of Tucson, AZ was called to Heaven on Sunday February 18, 2018. Retired Construction Superintendent. Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He served his country during the Korean conflict with the rank of Sergeant. Survived by his devoted wife of 63 years, Evangelina (Aros) Romo. His children, Jose Manuel Romo “Joey” (Deborah J. Romo), Michael David Romo, Susan Ilene (Romo) Lawwill (James J. Lawwill, Jr.), Sonia Lorena (Romo) Bratton (Craig Bratton), Cynthia Veronica Romo, Victoria Denise (Romo) Hakes (Arthur Rodriguez), and Raymond Angel Romo (Maricela C. Romo). Also survived by fourteen grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Words cannot express the profound sense of loss the family is experiencing. Manuel was the epitome of what a man should be. He cherished and loved his family beyond limits and will be greatly missed. Until we meet again….
Friends may call Marana Mortuary at (520) 682-9900.
Services will be held on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 10 AM. St. Christopher Church, 12101 W. Moore Rd, Marana, AZ. Flowers may be sent to this address.
Interment will follow at Marana Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 15950 N. Luckett Rd., Marana, AZ.
Arrangements by Marana Mortuary, 12146 W Barnett Rd (at Sandario), Marana.
If I should go before the rest of you
Break not a flower nor inscribe a stone,
Nor when I’m gone speak in a Sunday voice
But be the usual selves that I have known.
Weep if you must,
Parting is hell, but life goes on,
So sing as well.