A rosary will be recited for Andrea Romero Salcido, 97, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Sa int John the Baptist Catholic Church.
Burial will follow in Lake Arthur Cemetery. Andrea passed away Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010. Andrea was born June 1, 1913, to Jose Getrudes Romero and Agueda R. Romero in San Ignacio. She married Marcelo Salcido in El Paso, Texas. Andrea was a homemaker and worked hard all of her life. She was a religious woman and always took comfort in praying her rosary and her prayers.
Those left here to cherish her memory are her husband, Marcelo L. Salcido; two sons, George E. Romero, and wife Celia, and Joe E. Romero; four grandchildren, Daniel Romero, Barbara Miranda, Agnes Marie Bonham and Joann Romero; nine greatgrandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Those preceding her in death were her parents, Jose G. and Agueda R. Romero; her son, Daniel Romero; her brothers, Eligio, Juanito, Jorge Gilberto and Gilberto Romero; and her sisters, Justina Segura and Ignacia Romero. Pallbearers will be Juan Martinez, Daniel Romero, Daniel Romero Jr., Manuel Miranda Jr., Christopher Bonham and Joel Cobos. Honorary pallbearers will be the grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and the great-great-grandchildren.
The family would like to give a special â€œThank Youâ€ to Mission Arch Care Center, including the medical doctors, nursing staf f, nursing assistants, and all who assisted in caring for her while she was there. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Services are under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.