Rosa M. Romero
Rosa Montalvo Romero passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, in Floresville, Texas, at the age of 86 years and 3 days. Rosa was born Dec. 26, 1926, in Adkins to Francisco and Carolina Montalvo. She was a former resident of San Antonio and a resident of Sutherland Springs for 22 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two daughters, one granddaughter, and one grandson.
Rosa is survived by her husband, Augustine Romero Sr. of Sutherland Springs; her daughter, Maria M. Romero of San Antonio; her sons, Augustine Romero Jr. of Sutherland Springs, Henry Romero of San Antonio, Robert Romero of Sutherland Springs, and John Romero of Floresville; and her sisters, Amalia Dominguez of San Antonio and Alicia Guerrero of Adkins. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Tuesday, Jan. 1, at 2 p.m. in the Franklin Funeral Home in Floresville, with a rosary recited at 7 p.m.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Floresville with the Rev. Phil Henning officiating.
Interment followed in the Sutherland Springs Cemetery in Sutherland Springs.
Serving as pallbearers were Juan Romero Jr., Andrew Diaz-DeLeon, David Garza, Daniel Garza, Steven Diaz, Michael Romero, Rudy Gres III, Jacob Romero, and Robert Romero.