11/12/1956 – 11/06/2019
Carroll Romero, 62, of Iowa, LA, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at his home. His visitation will be Friday, November 8, from 5-9pm, with a rosary at 7:00, at Heritage Funeral Home, and Saturday, November 9, from 11am until time of service at St. John Evangelist Catholic Church in Mermentau. His funeral service will be Saturday, November 9, at 1pm a St. John Evangelist Catholic Church. Interment will be at St. John Catholic Church Cemetery. Father Randall Moreau will officiate.
Carroll was a carpenter for PPG Industries, where he retired after 31 years. He was also a member of their Emergency Response Team for 15 years. Carroll was a volunteer firefighter for Mermentau Fire Department for 15 years. He was also a member of Knights of Columbus in Crowley, LA.
Carroll is survived by his wife of 12 years, Frances Toney Romero of Iowa; four children, Felicia Minter & Ricki of Iowa, Marcus Romero & Brandi of Sulphur, Patric Romero of Lake Charles, and Lacey Romero of Lake Charles; ten grandchildren, Mya Minter, Kalie Romero, Brayden Myers, Kade Romero, Layla Myers, Justin Minter, Kenzi Romero, Ayen Romero, Dane Romero, and Lauryn Manuel; three siblings, Deanna Lunson & Calvin of Egan, D.H. Romero & Marilyn of Gueydan, and Willard Romero of Morse; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Eloi & Rose Romero; and his sister-in-law, Peggy Romero.
The family would like to give a special “Thank You” to the staff at Heart of Hospice for their professional care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society at https://donate3.cancer.org.