Reinaldo “Cuco” Romeu, age 89, passed away peacefully at home on Friday morning. Cuco was born in Cuba and immigrated to New Jersey in 1957. He and his wife of 64 years, Marcia, owned Hines Pharmacy in Union City for 37 years before retiring in 2005. Devoted father of Barbara and her husband James. Cherished grandfather of Jacqueline and Jamie, and great-grandfather of Fiona, Charlotte, and Julianna.
The family will receive their friends on Wednesday 3-7 PM at the Frank Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home, 327 Main Street in Fort Lee. The funeral will leave Thursday at 11am for his burial at Madonna Mausoleum and Cemetery at 11:15am.
In lieu of flowers, the family invites their loved ones to donate in Cuco’s memory to:
The Alzheimer’s Association for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research