Aurelio Goncalves Romeu
January 17, 1930-August 29, 2010
Mishawaka-Aurelio Goncalves Romeu, 80, passed away on Sunday, August 29 in his home.
Aurelio was born on January 17, 1930 in Mishawaka to Jose and Maria (Deconcason-Morais) Romeu. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, a brother and a son, Michael Romeu.
On August 4, 1951 in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mishawaka he married the former Glennadean Voreis. Surviving are his loving wife, Glennadean; a son, Gregory Romeu of Irving, TX; daughters, Susan (Robert) Healey of Ball Ground, GA, Kathleen (Timothy) Williamson of Granger and Elizabeth (Edward) Adams of Grand Rapids, MI; 12 grandchildren, Holly, Adam, Brandon, Austin, Brielle, Justin and Danielle Williamson, Andrew, John and Reid Wallace, Michael and Gregory Romeu.
Aurelio worked for Bendix / Allied-Signal for 31 years; and also for Studebaker and Dodge. He retired in 1990. He was a Veteran of the United States Army serving his country during the Korean War. He was a 4th Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus and the Elks Club both in St. Joseph, Michigan. Aurelio was a 1948 Graduate from Central Catholic High School in South Bend.
Visitation will be on Thursday, September 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. with a service 4:30 p.m. in the Hahn Funeral Home 505 W. 8th St. Mishawaka, with Rev. Barry England officiating.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 111 Sunnybrook Ct., South Bend, IN 46637.
'Special father to us all and we loved him so much.' Sue
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