Arturo B. Romero, 76 of Tempe, Arizona passed away on February 24, 2018. He was born on January 9, 1942 the son of Solamae and Qurina (Bejarano) Romero in Verdon, New Mexico. The family relocated to Arizona when he was 1 yr old. Arturo worked as a Chef for most of his adult life. There are no formal services planned at this time as the family is honoring Arturo's wish for simplicity. Left to cherish his memory are his son, Francisco "Dion" Romero of Tempe, Arizona and Arturo's brother, Julio Romero of Gilbert, Arizona. Richardson Funeral Home, Tempe, Arizona is compassionately serving the family.