Refugio Romero, age 68, of Brownwood passed away Saturday, April 17, 2010, in Brownwood.              Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 20, 2010, in Greenleaf Cemetery.  Visitation is set for  6 until 8 p.m. Monday, April 19, 2010, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home.

    Refugio Romero was born July 3, 1941, to Eugenio and Juanita Romero in Villa Union, Mexico.  He was married  to Maria Castillo on June 8, 1957, in Villa Union, Mexico. Refugio was a resident of Brownwood for over 40 years. Refugio was a very funny and outgoing person. He was also the undisputed “Man of The House”. Refugio enjoyed ranch life, and had a particular fondness for raising roosters. He also enjoyed other hobbies such as fishing and cooking out. Refugio was a devout family man, and truly enjoyed playing and spending time with his

granddaughter.

    Survivors include his wife Maria Romero; his two children, Jose Eugene “Ricky” Romero and Victoria Estrada; four brothers, Jose Romero, Juan Vallejo, Jr., Armando Vallejo, and Juan M. De Leon; five sisters, Isidra Solis, Amparo Garza, Guadalupe Montantes, Graciela Bernal, and Marta Ramirez; and two granddaughters, Melanie Romero and Ysairis

Estrada.

    Mr. Romero was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Magda Romero; and his sister, Ofelia Pesina.

    Condolences may be left for the family at www.davismorrisfuneralhome.com.