MONTE VISTA — Levi J Romero 89 passed away July 4, 2020, at the Colorado State Veterans Center in Monte Vista, Colorado. He was born August 28, 1930, to Bravlio Romero and Cleotilde Manchego. Levi married his beloved wife, Helen Mascarenas, on August 26, 1953.
Levi belonged to the Monte Vista VFW an American Legion in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He was an Army Veteran in the Korean War. He was a cement finisher for C & W Construction for many years. He enjoyed fishing, listening, and dancing to Spanish music, shooting pool and going for walks, but most of all he loved spending time with his family.
Levi is survived by his sister Clorinda Mascarenas, his children Manual (Toni) Romero, Leonard (Linda) Romero, Leroy (Olivia) Romero, Yvonne (Andres) Arrendondo, and Ralph (Rosie) Romero.
Levi was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings Edith Gold, Fred Inez Romero, Mary Martinez, Adam Romero, Reuben Romero, Emma Romero, and Lucy Lobato.
Levi was very well known and loved by everyone who came across his path. He was a genuinely nice, gentle soul and will be missed by everyone who knew him.
A Memorial Service will be held at Strohmayer’s Funeral Home on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Due to the COVID pandemic, a graveside service with only the immediate family will follow.
Arrangements in care of Strohmayer’s Funeral Home.