Leo Jose Alvarado III of Porterville passed away on May 2, 2011. He was 19 years old. Leo is survived by his daughter, Zirah Violet Alvarado, she is 11 moths old; mother of his daughter Sarah Solis; his mother Maria Olmedo and step-father Wayne Olmedo; his father Leo Alvarado Jr. and step-mother Carol Alvarado; brother Marcus A. Alvarado; sisters Destiny Olmedo and Isis Alvarado; step-sister Jasmine Olmedo all of Porterville. Granparents Jose and Rosalba Garcia, grand-mother Mickie Alvarado Flores and many loving family and friends.
Leo was born and raised in Porterville, CA and graduated from Citrus High School in 2009. Leo was known for his big smile and dimples. He loved to write and rap music. He was a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers, and Oakland Raiders. Leo loved being around friends and was a great and loving father to his baby girl.
We know he will be dearly missed and hope he touched everyone's heart. He is preceeded in death by his grandfather Leo Alvarado Sr.
If possible we would like to honor Leo in his favorite color purple on the day of his burial.
Visitation will be Monday, May 09, 2011 at Myer's Chapel starting at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Rosary will be Monday May, 09, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Mass will be held at St. Anne's Church on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 9:00 AM. Burial will take place at Hillcrest Memorial Park.