Ramona Montanez Romero


(Jan. 21, 1947 - Aug. 28, 2010)Ramona Montanez Romero died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, in Lovell. She was 63.

She was born Jan. 21, 1947, to Felipe and Josefa Montanez.

She lived in Lovell, where she enjoyed playing bingo and being with her family. Ramona was a homemaker, and attended the Catholic church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Juan Romero.

She is survived by her sons John Romero Jr. and Felipe Romero; daughter-in-law Savanna Romero; daughters Lena Alvarado, Frances Romero, Monica Romero, Melinda Romero (Joe Alvarado); son-in-law Joel Ramirez; brothers Nick Montanez, Felipe Montanez, Steven Montanez, Jesse Montanez and Joe Montanez; sisters Jackie Nichols, Carol Romero, Juana Zertuche, Martina Riveria, Mary Cordova and Josefine Whiting; 21 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, and a Mass will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, both at St. Barbara's Catholic Church.

Pallbearers are Daniel Alvarado, Ruben Alvarado, Adam Alvarado, Derik Romero, Anthony Flores, Adrian Flores and Jonathon Bentley.

Thompson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.