Winter Park, Florida

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Frankie, Betsy and Frank: I am so sorry and send affectionate condolences. Although we have not seen each other for year, I remember Gavi vividly. Especially at your mom's house with Tia Nene and Tio Frank. My love to all. You are in my prayers. Irma Moscato (Polo)

Dear Gavina's Family, I am so sorry for your loss and wanted to express my condolences, our heavenly father knows the pain you are going through, he promises that he will “heal the broken hearted ones” and he “is near to all those calling on him” - Psalm 147:3; Psalm 145:18. May the “God of all comfort” be with your family and may your cherish memories of Gavina be a healing force of strength for you to draw on; lean on your loves ones and our heavenly Father's ability to strengthen you...

Dear Dr. Carrera: My deepest sadness at your loss. My prayers are with you and your family at this tinme.

Frank: Sorry to hear of Gavi's passing. You and Betsy and Frankie are in my thoughts.

Con la ayuda de Dios, el primo tuyo...

Frank, my love and prayers are with you and the kids. I will always treasure the memories of Gavi and especially the last several conversations we shared over the phone. Please contact me at or call 703.593.3910 whenever you get a chance. May God's ultimate pland and peace be a comfort to you during this very difficult time. I wish I was there to give you a hug. You are my primo and I love you very much. God's peace.

I am so sorry for your loss...I remember Gavina's great smile...Sending thoughts and prayers with love...My Abuela (Isa) always spoke lovingly of Gavi...take care


Gavina's Obituaries

CARRERA, Gavina Alvarado, passed away on January 22, 2014, in Gainesville, Florida. She is survived by her husband Frank Carrera III, MD, her children Elizabeth and Frank, her sister Olema, and five grandchildren. Gavina was born in Tampa, Florida on February 1, 1930 to Julio and Ramona Alvarado....

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