Riverside Funeral Home Albuquerque Los Lunas Santa Fe New Mexico


Katherine Marie Romero

Katherine Marie Romero, 54, of Santa Fe passed away in the comfort of her home Sunday May 7, 2017 from complications with cancer.

She was born October 19, 1962 in Los Angeles, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents Randolpho Lawrence Perez and Victoria Mary Roybal and her son-in-law Adrian Martinez.

She is survived by her husband Eduardo Romero of 40 years, their 22 grandchildren, their nine children, Eduardo Romero, Marcos Romero (Roberta Perea), Magdalena Romero, Isaac Romero (Felicia Garcia), Jesusita Romero (Adrian Martinez), Rosamaria Romero (Montes Serrano), Ambrosio Romero (Donna Romero), Antonio Romero, and Santiago Romero (Shawnee Anderson), her brothers Rudy Perez and Sal Salmeron (Brenda), her sister Gloria Gurule, and many friends.

Katherine was an amazing wife and mother. Her husband and children meant everything to her and she would do anything and everything she could to provide for her family. She was also a very social person and was able to make friends with just about anyone she met. She was an amazing cook and a memory everyone will always have with them is the way she would have the family together for delicious tasting food and fun. She was such a generous person. She always thought of everyone else before herself. She was very genuine and loving with everything she set her heart to. She was always up for an adventure. She enjoyed taking cruises through Santa Fe in the company of her husband and her children.  She was so full of life. She cared for everyone around her and would always go out of her way to make her family and friends smile or laugh. She is going to be missed dearly. 

The Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be recitated on Monday May 15, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at Santa Maria de la Paz Catholic Church, 11 College Ave. Santa Fe.  The Mass of Resurrection will follow at 10:00 a.m. with Father Valentine officiating.  Reception to follow the mass at the Santa Maria de la Paz Social Hall.


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Santa Fe

3232 Cerrillos Road Santa Fe, NM




Chris Trujillo May 09, 2017

Riverside Funeral Home of Santa Fe Santa Fe , New Mexico

We are deeply sorry for the loss of your beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. It is our desire to offer and provide guidance and assurance to you during this difficult time. We want to send you, our heartfelt condolences, and wish you and your family everlasting memories and peaceful reflection. May God comfort you and provide you strength. Please accept our gratitude for placing your trust in us to care for Katherine Marie, it is our privilege and honor to serve your family. Our warmest regards, Chris Trujillo

Ellie May 10, 2017

Mis condolencias para la familia deseando que puedan recibir verdadera esperanza en la promesa de Jesús en Juan 5:28,29. Es alentador el saber que la muerte es solo temporal y que en el futuro aquí en la tierra, tenemos la oportunidad de volver a ver nuevamente a nuestros seres amados que hemos perdido en la muerte. Que Jehová, el Dios de todo consuelo, les dé las fuerzas que necesitan hasta que llegue ese feliz reencuentro.

Donna and Rod and family May 11, 2017

, New Mexico

Isaac and family, with our deepest condolences for the loss of your mom, she will no longer have any more pain and suffering. A beautiful soul has passed and now shines down from Heaven above. Those we love do not go away, they walk beside us every day, unseen, unheard always near, she is still much loved and always missed, and she is very dear to your hearts. With heartfelt compassion know she is at peace. May you and the family find comfort, courage and strength to face the days ahead and the loving memories of your mom to forever hold in your hearts. In a bittersweet moment your mom is now an Angel has found her wings and has set off on flight, safe into the arms of GOD, to those gone before her are waiting for her arrival as she makes her way into Heaven. Treasure the times you shared. Always know your mom will be with you shining her love all around you each day.

Marlene Acosta May 11, 2017

Cousin , New Mexico

Rudy, Gloria, Marcos, Isaac and familia, I'm so sorry to hear about your mother. Losing a mother is one of life's hardest heartbreaks. She is in heaven in peace and will be with you always. Love you all.

BD May 12, 2017

My sincere condolences to the family for your loss. May the promises in God’s word provide you with comfort and strength during this most difficult time. John 5:28-29

Ruby Acuna May 12, 2017

, New Mexico

My condolences to the Romero family. May she rest in peace and may the love of friends and family give strength to Kathy's husband and children to pull through. May God Bless you All!!

Nancy Foley May 12, 2017

East Cleveland , Ohio

To the family of Katherine Marie Romero. My family sends their deepest sympathy to you. Our thoughts and prayers goes out to you. John 5:29.

r gray May 14, 2017

My condolences to the family. It is never easy to lose a loved one in death. The Bible hope at Revelation 21:3,4.

L Gray May 14, 2017

My deepest sympathy to the family. May you find comfort in God's word the Bible at Revelation 21:3,4.