ESTEFANA "ESTHER" F. ALVARADO |
Estefana "Esther" F. Alvarado,89, passed away on October 30, 2010 surrounded by her loving family at Las Palmas Nursing Home in McAllen, TX.
She was born on October 4, 1921 to Pedro and Guadalupe Fuentes. She was one of 15 chidren. Mrs. Alvarado is preceded in death by her husband Juan F. Alvarado; her parents; several brothers and sisters.
She was devoted to her 8 chidren and inspired them to succeed. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. We will all miss her dearly.
She is survived by her 5 daughters Lydia (+ Frank) Luera, Mary Lou (Alfonso) Cardenas, Mary Ann navarro, Dora (+Arturo) Garza and Viola Hilda (Gerardo) Correa; 3 sons Juan Aaron (Mary Alice) Alvarado, Tony Criselda) Alvarado and Jaine Alvarado; 27 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held 10:00am Wednesday, November 3, 2010 Funeraria del Angel Funeral Home Chapel with a rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm. Mass of Resurection 10:00am Thursday, November 4, 2010 St. Joseph The Worker Catholic Church, 900 S. 23rd., McAllen, TX. with Rite of Committal to follow in the Valley Memorial Garden in Mission, TX.
Funeraria Del Angel Funeral Home, 3611 North Taylor, Mission, Tx. 956-994-1238
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Published in The Monitor on Nov. 3, 2010