He passed away suddenly on April 29, 2014 surrounded by his loving family at Sacred Heart Hospital.
Butch is survived by his wife Elaine; children Romero Jr, Troy, Dominic, Patricia, Lani, Roberto; and his cousin Jean; along with 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.
Butch was preceded in death by his parents; sister Rosemary; cousin Connie; and his grandson Romero Vivit, III.
Butch lived his entire life in Spokane where he was a talented chef at several places; such as The Black Angus, The Ridpath Hotel, The Highland House, and even at home.
He loved the great outdoors; his hobbies included fishing, hunting and carpentry.
He had a great sense of humor.
Butch was a family man and was well loved by all who knew him, he will be greatly missed.
This world is a better place because he walked through it.
Please join us in celebration of Butch’s life, Monday, May 5, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Sunset Chapel, Fairmount Memorial Park, 5200 W. Wellesley Ave. A reception and potluck will follow at Butch’s Family Home.