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David Romero

March 18, 2021


David Romero age 62, a resident of Ranchos de Taos, passed away on March 18, 2021.

He was preceded in death by his parents Octaviano and Andreita Romero; siblings Enrique Romero, Vivian Romero and Christine Romero; brother-in-law William Aguirre and sister-in-law Betty Romero; and son-in-law Valentin Espinoza, Jr.

David served his country proudly in the U.S. Marine Corps.  He was very talented in the areas of wood-working, rod-iron working, and was also a golden gloves boxer, carpenter, furniture maker, mechanic, and mom’s dishwasher.  He loved the mountains, oldies music and animals.

He is survived by his wife Grace Romero; children Geneva Vigil (Mark), Joann Romero; grandchildren Jerome Vigil, Marcos Vigil, Marlena Vigil, and Valentin Espinoza, III; siblings Bernie Romero (Gloria), Loyola Aguirre (Salvador), Lorraine Aguirre, Phillip Romero (Aline), Diana Struck (Nick); sisters-in-law Rosalie Romero, Alice Padilla, Jeanette Sandoval (Jimmy), Sandra Montoya (Benjie), Pauline Salazar, Berna Salazar, and numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and cherished friends.

Private Family Services will be held and burial will take place at the Vietnam Veterans Cemetery in Angel Fire, NM.

The family of David Romero has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos.  866-657-4019

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Madril family

March 25, 2021 8:42 PM

Our condolences to JoAnn, Val III, and the rest of the Romero family. Sending prayers your way. 
David, Bobby, David II, Michael & Jesus Madril

Benjie & Sandra Montoya

March 25, 2021 12:50 PM

Our condolences to Grace ,Geneva, Joann & Val  Jr for the loss of a  hard working man . Thinking of all the good times we spent together camping, four wheeling up in the mountains. Many good memories to remember.!                    Rest in peace now our Brother David,   We will miss you !  🌅    🙏

Charlie & Lucille Gonzales

March 25, 2021 10:09 AM

Sincere Condolences to Grace and her family.

MaryAnn Trujillo

March 24, 2021 6:42 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with your entire family. We are thinking of you in this moment of pain. Heartfelt thoughts go out to you in this time of sorrow. Please accept my deepest condolences for your family’s loss. May he Rest In Peace.
From MaryAnn Trujillo and family

Wilfred & Melinda Garcia

March 24, 2021 3:45 PM

Our condolences to Grace and Family. We will keep you all in our prayers 🙏 David fly with the angels 👼. RIP DAVID❤️

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