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Jose D. Alvarado passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, in San Antonio, Texas, at the age of 77 years, 4 months, and 9 days. Jose was born May 19, 1935, in Durango, Mexico, the son of Tito and Angelita Alvarado.

He was a resident of Floresville for 20 years and a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church in Nixon.

Jose was preceded in death by his father; his brothers, Quiterio Alvarado and Eutropio Alvarado; and his sister, Alicia Alvarado.

He is survived by his wife, Ubalda Alvarado of Floresville; his mother, Angelita Alvarado; and his children, Lourdes Alvarado of Dallas, Engracia Molina of Guadalajara, Mexico, Maritza Alvarado of Mexico City, Mexico, Angeles Rodriguez of Tijuana, Mexico, Eva Mancilla of San Antonio, Jesus Alvarado and wife Antonia of Floresville, and Gerardo Alvarado and wife Margarita of Floresville. Jose is also survived by his siblings, Guadalupe Alvarado of Mexico City, Adela Cobarrubias of Monterrey, Mexico, Altagracia Perez of Mexico City, Apuleyo Alvarado, Ascencion Alvarado, and Cupertino Alvarado, all of Durango, Mexico, Juan Alvarado of Augo, Mexico, Ricardo Alvarado of Acapulco, Mexico, and Manuel Alvarado of Mexico City; 21 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 2 p.m. in the Franklin Funeral Home Chapel in Floresville with the Rev. Rene Amaya officiating.

Interment followed in the Floresville City Cemetery in Floresville.

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