Maria Hilda Alvarado

1938 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Maria Hilda Alvarado December 28, 1938 - February 20, 2013 Maria Hilda Alvarado of Lamont, CA went home to be with our Lord and Savior on February 20, 2013. She was born December 28, 1938 in Mission, TX to Paulino and Wenceslada Garcia. Maria was raised in Mission, TX and attended school there. As a teenager, her family moved to Lamont, CA. It was there that she met Alfonso Alvarado. Maria and Alfonso were married August 6, 1957. She worked for Giumarra Vineyards for many years. She raised five wonderful children. She was a devoted Christian and a member of the Lamont Apostolic Church for over 47 years. She enjoyed spending time with her church, friends, and family. Maria is preceded in death by two brothers, Arnoldo and Gustavo Garcia; her husband, Alfonso; her daughter, Rosalinda; her son, Carlos; and her great grandson, Ruben Soto. Maria is survived by four brothers, Guadalupe, Jose, Bernandino, and Domingo Garcia; one sister, Consuelo Esperitueta; three sons, Jose Luis and his wife Zepherina, Rene, Mark and his wife Francine; daughter-in-law, Esther; 14 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at Basham Funeral Care (3312 Niles Street) on Monday, March 4, 2013 from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held in the Basham Funeral Care Chapel on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside service to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. For additional information, please contact Basham Funeral Care at 873-8200. Basham Funeral Care www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Mar. 3, 2013
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