Allen Romero

Obituary of Allen Xavier Romero

Allen X. Romero - Born the youngest of five boys in Fairfax, VA on May 17, 1977 passed away on May 16, 2021 to join his late mother, Caroline Lykes Romero, his grandparents, and cousins in Heaven.  He was a graduate of Langley High School, went on to earn his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering at Vanderbilt University, then onto a professional career in the computer industry.  He is survived by his father, Dr. Gonzalo Romero, four brothers Alexander Romero, John Romero, Charles Romero, and Robert Webb, as well as loving friends and extended family in the US and Colombia.  His caring smile, joyful spirit, and contagious laughter will forever be remembered and celebrated by the many loving friends and family that he touched in his lifetime. The family will receive friends on Monday, from 4 pm to 7 pm at Adams-Green Funeral Home.  A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday at 11am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Herndon, VA.  Interment at Fairfax Memorial Park. Following the Burial, family will host a reception on Tuesday May 25 from 3-5 PM at the Lake Newport Lake House, Reston, VA


Flowers may be received for the the visitation or Memorial donations may be made to the following:


Treatment Advocacy Center


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National Alliance on Mental Illness


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4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, May 24, 2021
Adams-Green Funeral Home
721 Elden St.
Herndon, Virginia, United States

Funeral Mass

11:00 am
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
St. Joseph Catholic Church
750 Peachtree St
Herndon, Virginia, United States


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Lake Newport Lake House
11452 Baron Cameron Ave
Reston, Virginia, United States


Fairfax Memorial Park
9900 Braddock Road
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
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