Raul Romero

Raul Romero of Kyle, TX, beloved husband, father, brother and grandfather, passed away on Oct. 23, 2017, at the age of 78. He was born Nov. 18, 1938 to Tomas and Josefa (Garza) Romero in Kyle, TX.

He met his wife, Estella Trejo on Aug. 17, 1959 but they were officially married on June 7, 2008.

Raul worked at the Meador Ranch for 46 years. He loved his family, enjoyed spending time with them; and he had a nickname for each of his grandchildren. He enjoyed dancing, joking around and even tried to speak German to his grandchildren. Raul wasn’t rich in money but he was rich in the love he had for and from his family. He will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Estella (Trejo) Romero; four sons, Raul Romero, Jr., Matthew Romero, Jesus Romero, and Julian Romero (Maria) all of Kyle; three daughters, Julia Martinez (Paul), Rita Velasquez (Martin), and Diana Romero (Javier Carrillo) all of Kyle; four brothers, Tom Romero, Joe Romero, Johnny Romero, and Gilbert Romero. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren.

Family will receive friends at Pennington Funeral Home, 4 to 8 p.m., with a Prayer Service at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. Raul’s life will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in the Pennington Memorial Chapel, with Pastor Rene Romo officiating. Interment will follow at San Vicente Cemetery in Kyle, TX.

Serving as pallbearers will be James Romero, Marcos Velasquez, Matthew Romero, Julian Romero, Jr., Paul Martinez, Jr., and Raul Romero, III. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Romero, Johnny Ray Martinez, David Romero, J.J. Carrillo, and Matthew Romero, Jr.

Arrangements by Pennington Funeral Home,323 North Comanche, San Marcos, TX 78666, 512-353-4311, www.penningtonfuneralhome.com.

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