Alvin Gomes Jardin(e)
August 24, 1923-April 15, 2014
Resident of Hayward, CA
Entered peacefully into rest on April 15, 2014, surrounded by his family. Alvin was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years Ruby Kaialiilii-Rodrigues Jardin.
Al was born in Maui, HI and proudly served as a corporal in WWII
. After the war he worked at both the Naval Base in Pearl Harbor, and Alameda Naval Air Station (retired 1976). Subsequently he worked/retired from the Dublin School District.
Al served as a Eucharistic Minister for St. John's church in San Lorenzo and was a prior member and supporter of St. Raymond's parish in Dublin.
Al is survived by his five children and their spouses: Veronica Larsen (Dennis McNeff), Donna Marie Hanifin (Pat), Dianalee Adams (Rick), Alvin G. Jardin Jr. (Norma), and John Jardin (Trish Tripepi), nine grandchildren as well as twenty-two great-grandchildren.
He was an amazing husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, loved and cherished by all.
Friends and family are welcomed to attend a viewing at Holy Angels Funeral & Cremation Center, 1051 Harder Rd. Hayward, on Monday April 21, 2014, between 4:00 – 7:00 PM. A vigil service will begin at 7:00 PM. The funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday April 22, at 11:00 AM at St. John The Baptist Church on Lewelling Blvd. in San Lorenzo. Burial will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Hayward.