LA MESA, N.M. – Panfila Romero, 79, passed away Oct. 13, in La Mesa, N. M. Cremation has taken place.
A holy rosary will be recited at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020 at the Riverside Church. Internment to follow the rosary at Valley View Cemetery with Reverand Father Andrew Duncan officiating.
Panfila was born June 1, 1941 in Las Varas, Chihuahua Mexico the daughter of Julian Montañez and Marcos Martinez. She moved to Torrington in 1987 where she worked the beet fields with her family for area farmers. She was devoted to Our Lady of Guadalupe, she made the best tamales and loved going to bingo. She will be dearly missed.
Panfila is survived by her husband Andres Romero, her daughters Marisela Vasquez, Veronica Romero, Araceli Avalos; her sons Noel Romero, Luis R. Romero, Ruben Romero, Andres Romero and Adrian Romero; sisters Rosalie Lopez and Manuela Garcia. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Preceding in death were her parents, one sister and one brother.