June 14, 1943 – December 12, 2017
Donna Romero passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family. She was a wonderful loving mother to Rachelle, Elisa, Stephen, and Ross, and an adopted mother by many. She was truly beloved by family and friends alike.
Donna was born in Portland Oregon. Her parents were Joseph Wilbur Rees, and Velva Rosella Halverson Rees. She was close to her sisters Jackie and Joann, her brother Jerry and sister-in-law Mickey.
Donna and Thomas Romero were married in 1964. Tom passed away in 1996. They were both very loving parents. Donna was a devoted mother and homemaker most of her life, but she also worked at Maryville Nursing Home, and she was a cook at Ladd Acres Elementary School for many years.
She was a compassionate, generous, thoughtful, gracious, creative, gentle, nurturing, faith filled woman She loved her home, her dogs and cats, and working in her beautiful yard.
You can help honor Donna’s love and passion for pets by helping OFOSA fulfill their mission.
Her spirit will always be with us, and she will forever be in our hearts.