Here’s a tribute to a great pressman, who left this past weekend for a new life in Arizona:
David Romero had been around the Optic for years before 1997, when his stepfather, Stuart Beck, hired him to run the circulation department.
Then tragedy struck the family- owned operation, when Beck died suddenly of a heart attack. His wife, Delia, David’s mother, took over the operation.
“When I was publisher, he was really my right-hand man,” she said of her son. “David was always there for me.