Ernestine C. Romero “Erna”, 29, from Pecos was called home to be with our Lord on Saturday, February 9th. She was born on August 10, 1989 to Paul and Frances Romero. She is proceeded in death by her paternal grandparents Lou and Alice Romero, great grandparents Ernesto and Cesaria Rico and Agapito and Antonia Valencia, Uncle Dean Romero and Aunt Elaine Romero Lawson and cousin Orlando "Orlie" Romero. She is survived by her children, James Dean and Allysha D. Romero-Varela, parents, sisters, Kimberly (Kevin), Justina and brother, Paul Jason, Jr. (Matt), all of Pecos. She is also survived by his maternal grandparents Rodrick Valencia and Diana Valencia (Lee), Uncles Lou (Theresa), Ronald (Angela) and Gene all from Pecos, Aunt Sandra (Chris) of Albuquerque and Samantha and Yvonne, both of Santa Fe and Godmother Angie Baca of Albuquerque and the father of her children, Wilfred Varela, Jr. Also survived by many extended relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Her uncles, cousins Michael, Christopher, Dominic, Timothy, Dean, Joseph, Gene Jr., Derrick, Nicholas and brother-in-laws, Kevin and Matt.
Honorary Pallbearers: Friends Amy, Jerome, Robert Jr., Chanell, Wilfred and Samantha
Her children were her pride and joy. She loved hunting and camping with family and friends. Ernestine had a heart of gold and with her constant smile made a lasting impression on all who knew her. She will forever be remembered, missed and loved.
A Rosary will be recited on Friday, February 15th, 7 pm with the Funeral Mass, Saturday, February 16th at 10am at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Pecos, NM.