Saying Goodbye to Mr. James “Kit’ Romano

photo of Professor James "Kit" Romano

(The Picket)- On This Sunday July 2, 2017 Shepherd University lost one of her own.  Mr. James Alfred “Kit” Romano, 70, of Shepherdstown and Professor of Computer Sciences at Shepherd University passed away, at Winchester Medical center in Winchester Virginia. Romano was a Professor at Shepherd for 45 years teaching thousands of students skills in computer programing. Student Affairs notified students and campus this afternoon and will be providing further details to arrangements and services as they become publicly available. Per The Winchester Star Mr. Romano is survived by his wife Deborah A. Romano.

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