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Isidro Alvarez 1941 - 2014
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Isidro Alvarez, 73, passed away at his home in Great Bend on Tuesday.
Born on May 15, 1941, at Morelos, Durango, Mexico, he lived in Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico prior to moving to Great Bend five years ago. He worked as a restaurant cook prior to his retirement and enjoyed gardening.
Mr. Alvarez attended St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Great Bend.
Survivors include three sons, Javier Alvarez of Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico, Joel Alvarez of Del Rio, Texas, and Daniel Alvarez of Great Bend; three daughters, Marina Narvaez and Rosario Alvarez, both of Great Bend, and Consuelo Alvarez of Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico; 14 grandchildren; two brothers, Roberto and Pablo Alvarez, both of Durango, Mexico; two sisters, Marcela Alvarez of Acuna Coahuila, Mexico and Elisa Alvarez of Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Leobarda Alvarez on Sept. 23, 2000; and four brothers.
Funeral services will be held at a future date in Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico with burial there at the Panteón Munícípal Amistad Eterna Cemetery. There will be no local services or visitation. Memorials may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be left for the family and a complete obituary notice may be viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Charter Funerals*
2115 Washington St.
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Nov. 13, 2014