Mr. Alvarado was born in Beeville on Jan. 9, 1936, to Luis and Perfecta Alvarado. He was a retired roughneck.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Raymond, Alvarado, Baldemar Alvarado, Baldomero Alvarado, Pedro Alvarado and Luis Alvarado; a half-brother, Jose Chaco Salazar; a daughter, Mary Alice Alvarado; and a sister, Mary Osbun.
Survivors include his sister, Mieca Jaramillo of Dallas; two sisters-in-laws, Ethel Alvarado and Elia Alvarado, both of Beeville; and several nieces and nephews.
A private burial will be held by the family.
Treviño Funeral Home