It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Romeo C. Aban Jr. on Monday, March 27th, 2023. Romeo was in his 70th year of life when he was taken away unexpectedly. He was a beloved father, grandfather, son, and brother.
Romeo was born on May 15th, 1952, in Stockton, CA. He graduated Edison High School and joined the military shortly after. He was a proud Veteran serving the United States Air Force from May 1976 to May 1986. He worked over 20 years with Aerojet as an Electronic Technician and happily retired with "6 months vacations twice a year."
Romeo was a quiet and kind man who enjoyed the great outdoors while fishing, kayaking, and hiking. He also had a love for photography, travel, music, and technology. Romeo was a loving, devoted, and single father to his son Christopher Aban and daughter Crystal Nicole Greenwell. He was the proud grandfather to Miles and Madison Greenwell. The son of the late Romeo and Jane C. Aban. Dear brother of John Aban, Maria (Jack) Igel, Oscar (Nella) Aban, Richard (Karen) Aban, and predeceased brother Robert (Lori) Aban. Forever remembered by his many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Family and friends may pay their respects at Zapata Funeral Home, 445 North American St. Stockton, CA 95204 on Tuesday, April 11th, 2023 from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. A short graveside ceremony will follow at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery.
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