Lola Alvarez, 83, of Lakeville, MA died on Dec. 15, 2010 after period of failing health. Born in Chuquibamba, Peru she was the daughter of the late Lucas and Raquel Alvarez. Lola worked for several years at Sears and Roebuck of Lima Peru, eventually attaining the position of Administrator in the Personnel Department. She next worked as a textile industry retailer in Lima and subsequently in Arequipa Peru. In Arequipa, with the experience gained in the textile and retail industry, she started her own clothing and seamstress business, which she operated until her retirement. Lola retired in the United States joining her daughter and family. Lola enjoyed sewing, gardening, and spending time with her family. She is survived by her daughter Liliana (Illescas) Lyons, her son-in-law William Lyons, and her granddaughter, Raquel Lyons all of Lakeville and her grandson Tony Lyons of Los Angeles, CA. She is also survived by several nephews and nieces both in the United States and in Peru and was also the sister of the late Rolando Alvarez, and the late Maria Fortunata Lobaton. Memorial visitation will take place on Thursday, December 23, 2010 from 4 - 8 p.m. in the Dahlborg-MacNevin Funeral Home 280 Bedford St. Lakeville, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Lola' name to the
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 Dahlborg-MacNevin Funeral Home 280 Bedford St. Lakeville, MA (508) 946-9655
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Published in Lakeville Call from Dec. 19 to Dec. 26, 2010