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Richard Henry Romanek

Richard Henry Romanek
  • December 17, 1954 - June 13, 2018
  • North Charleston, South Carolina

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“I was thumbing through the UNCW alumni magazine from Fall/Winter 2018 and saw Rick's name in the memoriam section. I haven't seen him since 1995-1996...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Sandra Salinero - Pinehurst, NC

“I've been away from work and returned to the bad news. I still can't believe it. I talked to Rick not long ago and he wasn't feeling well but I...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Ijuana Gadsden - North Charleston, SC

NB Broughton HS, Class of 73 “We were high school sweethearts! My first love! I would never have believed it possible to miss you more! Godspeed Rick! Love always,...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Maie Peterson Meerkamper - CA

“May God's promise found in John 6:40, of the hope to see our loved ones again, comfort your heart and give you peace, strength and hope in the days...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Lee Lee

“Beautiful man, inside and out. ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Tangney - North Charleston, SC

“Your father leaves a big hole in our neighborhood & will be missed greatly. He was always willing to lend a hand with any project except maybe...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: June & Bill Breckinridge

“Rick was the best neighbor and a damn good friend. I am grateful to have had him as both for the last few years. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Meredith Betzhold - SC

“You will be missed dearly by all of your neighbors. ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: Lisa Abendroth - North Charleston, SC

the crew. “The "meetings" will never be the same. ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: David

“Rick always wanted to help people and make things better. He was always a bright spot in everyone's day. My condolences to his family. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Brenda Pelham - Charleston, SC

“Rick was a good coworker and A great guy to work with over the past three years. I am happy I got to know him just a little bit. ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: Robert Palmer - Charleston, SC

“My condolences to the family, may you find some peace and comfort in your many memories of your loved one , May God fulfill his promise of binding up...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“The Citadel HR staff sends our deepest condolences to the family of Rick. He was a hard working and dedicated employee to our campus for almost...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: The Citadel Human Resources Office - SC

“Rick was a compassionate, kind and patient man. His friendly and accessible personality contributed to a pleasant experience at work and socially. ...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: JOE MOLINA - Summerville, SC

“I am sorry for your loss. May prayer comfort you.1 Thessalonians 5:17 "Pray constantly." ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“May you be comforted by your cherished memories as you await the fulfillment of Gods promise to see your beloved Richard again (John 6:40) Please...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“May you be comforted by hope of seeing your dear loved one again in paradise. ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. May God provide comfort and strength during this most challenging time. ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: - acquaintance

“So very sorry for the loss of your love one my sincere condolences are to the family may the God of all comfort be with you always. Ps 116:15 ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

Rick with his mother. She will be so glad to welcome him in Heaven.
20 of 22 | Posted by: Lisa Jacquet - Alexandria, VA

Younger Rick with his sister, Lisa, He was a loving, generous brother. He was my angel on earth who always took care of me. I will forever miss you Rick. I love you, Lisa
21 of 22 | Posted by: Lisa Jacquet - Alexandria, VA

22 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Tangney - North Charleston, SC

Richard Henry Romanek, 63, of North Charleston, SC, died Wednesday, June 13, 2018. The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The funeral service will be held at the graveside Sunday, June 24, 2018, in Adnah United Methodist Churchyard, Rock Hill, SC at 5:00 pm.

Richard was born December 17, 1954 in Raleigh, NC, son of Henry Romanek and Elizabeth Wells Romanek. He was a graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned his Master's from University of North Carolina - Wilmington. Richard was a Computer Programmer for The Citadel.

He is survived by two sons, Robert James Romanek of Rock Hill, SC and Richard Henry Romanek, Jr. of Phoenix, AZ; sister, Elizabeth Jacquet of Alexandria, VA.