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Francisco Romero

April 1, 2022

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Francisco Javier Romero aka Pancho, age 31 of Melrose Park, IL passed away in an unfortunate accident on April 1st, 2022.
Francisco Javier Romero was born on July 22, 1990 to Efren Romero Sr. And Guadalupe Romero at Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park, IL.
After graduating from East Leyden High School with the Class of 2008 Francisco began working at Burlington Coat Factory where he met his wife Yesenia Herrera. In the following years they began a family.
Francisco leaves behind 11 year old son Javier, 4 year old son Jasper and 6 month old daughter Juliet.
Francisco enjoyed spending time working on cars, riding his motorcycle and spending time with family and friends. He strived to make everyone happy and enjoyed life. His smile and uplifting personality was infectious. He was a brother and a friend to many. He is truly missed.

Francisco Javier Romero alias Pancho alias Kiko, de 31 años de Melrose Park, IL. falleció en un desafortunado accidente el 1 de Abril de 2022. Francisco Javier Romero nació el 22 de Julio de 1990 de Efren Romero Sr. y Guadalupe Romero en Westlake Hospital en Melrose Park, IL. Después de graduarse de East Leyden High School con la Clase de 2008, Francisco comenzó a trabajar en Burlington Coat Factory, donde conoció a su esposa Yesenia Herrera. En los años siguientes formaron una familia. Francisco deja un hijo Javier de 11 años, un hijo Jasper de 4 años y una hija Juliet de 6 meses. Francisco disfrutó pasar tiempo trabajando en autos, andar en motocicleta y pasar tiempo con familiares y amigos. Se esforzó por hacer felices a todos y disfrutó de la vida. Su sonrisa y su personalidad edificante eran contagiosas. Fue hermano y amigo de muchos. Lo extrañamos. 

Visitation for Francisco Romero is Sunday, April 10, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Northlake Funeral Home. Funeral Prayers Monday 9:00 a.m. from the funeral home to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Committal service with burial will follow at Fairview Memorial Park, Northlake. 

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April 10, 2022

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Northlake Funeral Home
140 E. North Avenue
Northlake, IL 60164

Funeral Mass
April 11, 2022

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Church
1101 23rd Ave
Melrose Park, IL 60160

Committal Service with Burial
April 11, 2022

11:30 AM
Fairview Memorial Park, Northlake

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