Obituary for William James Romer

    • Name: William James Romer
    • Home Town: Carolina Shores
    • Date of Death: 09/01/2019
    • Birth Place: New Brunswick, NJ
    • Birth Date: 10/03/1923
    • Service Date: 09/27/2019 at 02:00 PM
    • Service Place: St. James Episcopal Church

    William James Romer, 95, of Carolina Shores died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, September 1, 2019.

    A son of the late John and Catherine Romer, he was born on October 3, 1923, in New Brunswick, NJ. He proudly served in the US Navy during WWII.

    His life was “Magical”.

    He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Mildred, a daughter, Shirley Sturgis and a great grandson, Erik.

    Surviving is a daughter, Wendy Townsend, married to Louis, of Carolina Shores; grandchildren, William, Kevin, Kenneth and wife Ginger, Cheryl and husband Jared; great grand-daughter, Jordan.

    A memorial service will be held in St. James Episcopal Church, 4941 Main St, Shallotte, NC, on Friday, September 27, 2019 at 2:00pm.

    Online condolences can be made at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.

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