Gregory J. Romanowski
Gregory James Romanowski, 65, of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Huntsville, AL, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Fort Myers, FL. He was born June 1, 1953 in a naval hospital in Great Lakes, Illinois.
Greg graduated as an electrical engineer from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and later obtained his master’s degree at John Hopkins University. Greg’s career was devoted to supporting our nation’s defense. Greg’s work included being test manager for the In-Flight Interceptor communications system data terminal(IFICS). He was deputy T&E program manager for the Integrated Air and Missile defense program (IMAD). Greg also served as test manager for the Ground Combat Vehicle (GCV). Greg’s work took him to remote locations including Kwajalein, Roi Namur in the Marshall Islands, Fort Greely Alaska, Hawaii, and Belgium.
Greg considered his greatest success being the father of his two children, Corinne and Brenden, the loving partner of Marilyn and the son of James and Alma Romanowski. Greg will be most remembered for his kind devotion and constant availability to his family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Marilyn Romanowski of Cape Coral; loving parents, James and Alma Romanowski of Manchester, NJ; two loving children, Corinne Romanowski of Asheville, NC and Brenden Romanowski of Asheville, NC; as well as a brother, Richard Romanowski and his wife Helen of Oakland NJ.
Greg’s faith is Christian. A celebration of Greg’s life will take place at 11:00 AM on June 30, 2018 with Chaplain Terry Rose officiating. Friends and family will board a boat out of Tarpon Point Marina at 6179 Black Marlin Lane, Cape Coral, FL 33914.
In lieu of flowers, those who desire may make donations to Feed my Starving Children, or to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, in Greg’s name.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.