Raquel Romeu

Obituary of Raquel Romeu

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Raquel Romeu, 95, of Liverpool, died on Tuesday, January 11 at Crouse Community Center in Morrisville.  She was a former Spanish Language and Literature professor for 40 years at Lemoyne College.  Raquel was proud to travel to Cuba in a shrimp troller during the Mariel Boatlift (1980) to bring her brother Jorge’s family back to America.  She is pre-deceased by her brother Manuel Romeu, a political prisoner in Cuba.
She is survived by her brother Jorge Luis (Zoila) Romeu; and nieces and nephews: Manuel (Barbara) Romeu, whom she helped raise, Regina (Rip Watson) Romeu, Christina (Dean Paul) Romeu, Rafael (Larissa) Romeu, Ricardo (Wendy) Romeu.
Calling hours will be Sunday from 4-6pm at the Goddard-Crandall-Shepardson Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held on Monday at 11am in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Dewitt. 

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Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday, January 16, 2022
Goddard-Crandall-Shepardson Funeral Home
3111 James Street
Syracuse, New York, United States

Graveside Services

11:00 am
Monday, January 17, 2022
Saint Mary's Cemetery
4100 East Genesee Street
Dewitt, New York, United States
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1926 - 2022

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