MERIDEN- Alex Manuel Alvarez , best known as "Little A" was born in Middletown, on Oct. 20,1992, and was called home Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. He was the son of Licelia Candelaria, and Pedro Alvarez.
Besides his parents he leaves in his memory his three sons, Jayden Alvarez, Elias Alvarez, and Zoel Perez; three sister, Rita Alvarez, and Caitlin Candelaria, both of Meriden, and Liliana Alvarez, of Kissimmee, Fla.; two brothers, Pedro Alvarez, and Christopher Candaleria, both of Meriden. He touched many lives with his warm, loving spirit. He was a true, caring person with a big heart. He truly exemplified and demonstrated the expression of "Live, Love, and Laugh"
Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Saturday, (TODAY), at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 623 Colony St. Meriden. Everyone is asked to meet directly at church. Friends may call at the church from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Alvarez Children. Arrangements are under the direction of the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden. For online condolences and directions please visit www.jferryfh.com.