A photo of George R. Romain, Jr.

George R. Romain, Jr.

November 19, 1936 - July 4, 2021

George R. Romain, Jr., age 84, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 4, 2021.

Born in Trinidad on November 19, 1936, he was a son of the late Ivy (Haynes) and George R. Romain, Sr. George made his career with Hercules, retiring after many years of dedicated service.

He had a love for photography and jazz music.

In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his sons, Nigel and Larry Romain and sisters, Myrle, Barbara, Vere, Lenore, and Sandy Romain. He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Beverly (Walker) Romain; step-daughters, Lisa and Tracey Dixon; step-grandson, Cameron Dixon; sisters, Ziska Romain-Hill and Madge Velma Romain; brother, Darryl Romain; and niece, Beverly Romain-Greene, his step-niece Keisha Marzan who assisted in his care, and many other in-laws and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11 AM. on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, 719 N. Shipley Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in George’s memory may be made to Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew & Matthew at the address listed above.


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9 Condolences for George R. Romain, Jr.

  • Sincere condolences on the passing of George. Our thoughts and prayers are being sent to Beverly and her family.
    Nancy and Richard Hayes

  • Beverly and Family, I worked with George for many years at Hercules and early on in our careers, a number of Years part time with George at Preston Trucking Co. George was a wonderful guy to work with those many years. It was my pleasure to have known him. I’m truly sorry to hear of his passing. May God bless and comfort you at this your hours of sorrow. My sincerest sympathy. Neal Hobbs

  • Walking beside you in Spirit! TC

  • For 84 years you’ve been there for me. ( pissed me off a few times and I did the same to you..but that was fleeting)My brother,you meant the world to me..I will miss you always.Saw you in the cloud.

  • Already posted as Madge Romain

  • So sorry to hear of the loss of George. Our sincere condolences to his family. Bob worked with George at Hercules always enjoyed his company and stories of when he came here from Trinidad. He was a great person. Fondly remembered always. Love, Bob & Carlene D’Onofrio

  • Beverly, our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. George was a true gentleman, a kind and tempered soul.
    George will always be in Pat and my hearts.
    God Bless!
    Russell & Pat Sylvester

  • My sincere condolences to the family of George. I worked with George for many years at Hercules. I have several pictures he had taken of me at my desk. He enjoyed taking pictures

  • True love never dies.

    Sending love and prayers to Bev and the whole family.
    Kenny and Robin Glanden