Romel A. Arreola
Aug 21, 1969 - Jul 24, 2013
ROMEL GLENN ACHETA ARREOLA celebrated his birthday on August 21, 1969, first born child to Romeo J. and Norma A. Arreola in Santa Maria Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He was battling brain cancer and passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at the age of 43 in Sacramento, California. Romel moved to the Island of Guam, USA at a young age where he lived most of his life. He graduated from GCC in 1991 and married his high school sweetheart, Lorna Quinamague in 1998. Romel moved and settled to Sacramento with his wife and four beautiful daughters. He was a beloved husband, father, son, uncle, brother, nephew, cousin and a friend. Romel was hardworking, strong, gentle, loved to cook, LA Lakerâ€™s fan and had the best unforgettable sense of humor. He is survived by his wife Lorna, daughters Kayla, Kaytlin, Kayley, Kayleah and family pet Angel; his parents Romeo and Norma, siblings Ronald (Lucy), Melody (Chris), Rodney (Californian), Randy (Matthew); his parents-in-law Paul and Purita Quinamague, siblings-in law, numerous aunties, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces and dear friends. He was predeceased by his grandparents.
To celebrate Romelâ€™s life to eternity, please join his family for his viewing, Tuesday July 30, 2013, 5pm-7:30pm at East Lawn Elk Grove Mortuary, 9189 East Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624. Funeral services with Pastor Jim Garcines will take place, Wednesday July 31, 2013 at 10am.
“And the Lord will guide you continually,
and satisfy your needs in parched places,
and make your bones strong,
and you shall be like a watered garden,
like a spring of water, whose waters never fail.”