VAN WERT — Joseph I. Alvarado, 88, died at 6:55 a.m. Feb. 25, 2014, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Van Wert. Father Charles Obinwa will officiate. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, where a rosary service will be held at 7:30 p.m.