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Procession Matthew Romero

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Date(s) - 08/15/2020
9:00 am


Matt Romero, a lifelong resident of Calaveras County, a Bret Harte High School graduate, and one of Sam Berri Towing’s tow truck drivers, passed away in his sleep (Not due to COVID) on July 27, 2020. For many years he was active in the rodeo, named Mr. GSGRA in 2000. Also known for some of the best holiday decorations in town, he was a volunteer firefighter, involved with the Forest Service and EMT community.

We are going to have a procession in his memory on August 15, 2020 at 9am. Our attendees at this time are Angels Camp Police Department, Altaville Melones Fire Department, Murphys Fire Department, Sam Berri Towing, Lodi Heavy Haul, J&E Towing and JP Towing. Others that have asked to attend are motorcycles groups, and civilian autos. Looking for drone operators and photographers to cover the event in Angel’s Camp.

The route to be taken is as follows.
In Angels Camp, Ca –
Stage as CVS, right on Main Street, follow thru downtown, left on Old Hwy 4, right on Live Oak – Douglas Flat, right on Sugar Pine, left back to Live Oak, right out onto Hwy 4, Slow at Sam Berri Towing. Meet with Murphys Fire, continue up to Murphys, left on Main Street, left at Murphys Hotel (S Algiers St), through park, left on Scott St, right on Jones St, right on Hwy 4 – head back to Sam Berri Towing.