ALVAREZ, ROBERT, 93
Ocala - Robert Alvarez, 93, of Ocala, passed away March 3, 2014. He was born in New York City, graduated from City University, NY and was also a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. He worked on the "Manhattan Project" and retired from a long career with the National Bureau of Standards.
Mr. Alvarez was a Catholic by faith, enjoyed traveling and is survived by his wife of 40 years, Evangelia Alvarez; son, David Alvarez (Carol) of Ocala and grandchildren, Kevin Alvarez of Tallahassee, FL and Susan Alvarez of Gainesville, FL. He was preceded in death by his son, Robert E. Alvarez.
Visitation will be held at ROBERTS FUNERAL HOMES, Bruce Chapel East, 2739 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala, 732-9944, on Thursday (March 13th) from 10-11AM with Funeral Services at 11AM. Interment with Military Honors will follow at Florida National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that Memorial Contributions be made to the VFW Veterans Village, 13005 NE 135th St., Ft. McCoy, FL 32134. A condolence message may be left at:
Roberts Funeral Home, Bruce Chapel East
2739 Southeast Maricamp Road Ocala, FL 34471
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Mar. 9 to Mar. 10, 2014