Mr. Alvarez was born April 14, 1943, to Taurino Alvarez and Rosa Ybanez Alvarez.
He was preceded in death by his parents; spouse, Albertina Alvarez; and a sister, Senida Alvarez.
Survivors include his son, Phillip Alvarez of George West; a daughter, Belinda Alvarez (Robert) Trevino of Laredo; brother, Lionel Alvarez of George West; sister, Soila A. (Carlos) Moreno; six grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
Visitation was held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Trevino Funeral Home. A rosary was recited there at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at St. George Catholic Church in George West. Interment followed at George West Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Javier Cardenas, Leonel Alvarez Jr., Alano Alvarez, Alfredo Diaz, Eladio Gonzalez and Raynaldo Gonzalez.
Trevino Funeral Home