Carole Anne Alvarez

Carole Anne Alvarez Mrs. Carole Anne Alvarez passed away peacefully at her home in Austin, TX on August 20, 2013 at the age of 69. Carole was born in Wichita, Kansas on April 23, 1944 to Lt. Col. Alvin G. Kouts & Shirley Elinor Bell, as the older of two children. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Msgt. Baltazar G. Alvarez and her four children; Candace M. Nunez, Michael A. Alvarez, William B. Alvarez and Laurie A. Alvarez, whom she loved so very dearly. She is survived by one sibling, Robert A. Kouts; eight granddaughters, one grandson and six great-grandchildren. She struggled for many years with various ailments and it took a large team of strong and patient caregivers to assist the family in her care. "Mom" loved each and every one of you very dearly. The family sends their sincerest appreciation and gratitude for everything you've done and especially all those special times of comfort you offered her out of the love of your heart. Family and Friends may pay their respects from 6:00pm-8:00pm on Sunday, August 25, 2013 at the funeral home. Funeral Services will be Monday, August 26, 2013 at 1pm at Cook Walden-Chapel of the Hills Funeral Home with Celebrant Kyle McFather officiating. Burial will follow at the Cook-Walden-Capital Memorial Parks Cemetery where Carole will be laid to rest alongside her parents. To view the complete obituary and share condolences with Mrs. Alvarez's family please visit


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Cook-Walden Chapel of the Hills Funeral Home
9700 Anderson Mill Road Austin, TX 78750
(512) 335-1155

Published in Austin American-Statesman on Aug. 23, 2013