ALVAREZ-Anthony Ruben Alvarez, died on Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the age of 58. Anthony's long heroic battle with cancer lasted 8 years. He devoted himself to cancer research and medicine. Anthony was deemed a warrior and miracle to his doctor's, Dr. Koh and Dr. O'Connell at Kaiser Permanente, his family and friends. He is survived by his wife Gloria, children Paul and Shannon Alvarez, step-c hildren Sharon, Rudy and Stephanie Cruz, grandson Dominic Cruz, brothers Robert, Steve, Tommy, and sister Pat. Services will be held at Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Church in Montebello, CA. Viewing will be held on Monday, March 1, 2010 from 8-9:30 pm. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 11:00 am. We will miss you Papa T.
Published in Whittier Daily News on Mar. 1, 2010