Romy Alvarez, 62, of Marlborough


Romy AlvarezMarlborough – Romelia “Romy” Alvarez Solis de Salvatierra, 62, of Marlborough, died on June 13, 2021 at Marlborough Hospital. She was the wife of Walter Salvatierra for the past 46 years.

She was born, raised and educated in Guastatoya, El Progreso, Guatemala, the daughter of Jose Domingo Alvarez and Prudencia Solis, and moved to Marlborough in 1998. She owned and operated Romy’s Bakery in Marlborough for the past 18 years. She was devoted to her family and her work at Romy’s Bakery and was always happy.

Besides her husband, Walter, she leaves three children, Walter Salvatierra Jr. of Marlborough, Karla Salvatierra of Marlborough, and Sindy Archila and her husband Erwin of Dalton, Ga.; three brothers, Cesar and Arturo Alvarez, both of Los Angeles, Calif., and Rolando Alvarez of Guatemala; two sisters, Herlinda Alvarez of Los Angeles, Calif. and Olga Alvarez of Oxnard, Calif.; five grandchildren, Josh, Karla, Kailey, Allison and Tony; and many nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 17, from 6-9 p.m., in the Collins Funeral Home, 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough. Burial will be private following cremation.

All are invited to sign Romy’s online guestbook at