Alexander Botero-Lowry was born June 2, 1986 in Austin, Texas. He passed away August 24, 2012 in San Francisco, California. Alex grew up in Gainesville, Florida. After graduating with a B.A. from Reed College in Portland, Oregon in 2009, he worked as a software engineer for MetaWeb Technologies and then for Google. He loved fine food and dining as much as computers. Alex is survived by his parents, Cecilia Botero of Gainesville, Florida, Paul Ward Lowry of New York City, his sister, Vanesa Botero-Lowry of Austin, Texas and his grandparents Jaime and Gina Botero of Waco, Texas. He will be missed by his family, friends and co-workers.
The family requests that memorial gifts be made to the Electronic Frontier Foundation, 454 Shotwell St., San Francisco, CA 94110 using the online form at https://supporters.eff.org/donate/alex
and The Alex Botero-Lowry Fund for Cardiology, UCSF Foundation, Box 45339, San Francisco, CA 94145-0339
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Published by San Francisco Chronicle from Sep. 9 to Sep. 10, 2012.