Joseph Leonard Romero
On Dec. 25, 2007, age 80, of Gloucester, born in Delair, formerly of Delran/Beverly area most of his life.
Dear father of Joseph (Margaret) Romero of Pennsauken, Diane (Kevin) Graham of Cinnaminson and Karen (John) Romero-Nutley of Cincinnati, OH. Brother of Frank Romero of Moorestown, Henrietta Hannold of Gloucester, John Romero of Manchester, NJ and Mildred Staas of Williamstown. Grandfather of Heather, Eric, Adam, Jason, Justin, Kristin, Megan, Kristofer, Kirsten, Samantha and Nate and great-grandfather of Emily and Allison.
Mr. Romero was a Navy WW II Underwater Demolition Team 15 Veteran, awarded the Asiatic Pacific Ribbon 2 stars, American Theater Ribbon, Philippine Liberation 1 star, Victory Medal and the Bronze Star Medal. He was a member of the UDT Seal Museum, Ft. Pierce FL, and the Carpenters Local Union #1489 of Burlington.
We are ALL better people thanks to my uncle Joe