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  • "I have fond memories and will cherish them. From my family..."
    - Morgan D'Errico
  • "You will be forever loved and missed. RIP Aunt Vera from..."
  • "Mis sinceras condolencias a la familia Alvarez. Perder a un..."
  • "We are very sorry for your lost. Me and my brothers..."
    - Elvira Rivera
  • "We love you so much, Grandma. You were always the life of..."

Vera G. Alvarez, our angel, has left this world and ascended into Heaven. Vera was born on May 24, 1930 in Redlands, CA to parents Frank C. Garcia and Conception B. Garcia. She entered into eternal life on February 13, 2014.
Vera was a beautiful, caring, loving and generous mother, who lived for her family, grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Never missing the opportunity to join the P.T.A., volunteer at school, attend weddings, births, graduations, and any other life events in the lives of her family. Vera is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Raul T. Alvarez, six children; Frank Lopez, wife Sherry, of Redlands, CA, Sally Reynolds, husband Norman, of Temecula CA, Raul Alvarez, wife Gloria, of Huntington Beach, CA, Alice Pasqual of Bristol, RI, Lennie Alvarez of Hesperia, CA and Jackie Tomasik of Littleton, CO. Eleven grandchildren, several great- grandchildren, two sisters, Elenor Delgado of Redlands, CA, Gloria Pruitt of Redlands, CA and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank C. Garcia and Conception B. Garcia, three brothers, Emilio Garcia, Raul Garcia, Alex Garcia and one sister, Esther Alanis, all of Redlands, CA. Services will be held on Wed., Feb. 26, 2014 at Emmerson-Bartlett Memorial Chapel, 703 Brookside Ave., Redlands, CA 92373. Viewing 10:00-11:00 am, and a celebration of Vera's life 11:00-12:30 with burial services at Riverside Cemetery in Riverside, CA. You may send your condolences to
Published in Redlands Daily Facts on Feb. 23, 2014