Lazara Alvarado

March 30, 1911October 6, 2012

Lazara H. Alvarado was born on March 30, 1911 in Camargo, Mexico. She came to El Paso at age 12 and lived in El Paso her entire life. She died peacefully at home on October 6, 2012 at the age of 101. Preceded in death by her husband Angel R. Alvarado, Sr. She is survived by 7 children: Luis Alfonso, Manuel (Aurora), Angel (Isis), Martha A. Maldonado (Roger), Oscar, Carlos (Irene), Maria Estella Rodela (David). She has 24 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and 2 great, great grandchildren. She is survived by brothers: Jose, and Amador; sisters: Juana Escarsega, and Mary Concha. Her god daughter Jesusita Fonseca was by her side since childhood. Civic duties included Council for The Aged and Washington Park Senior Citizen Center. Special Thanks to Visiting Nurses Association, Hospice of El Paso, and Dr. Genevieve Belgrave. Appreciation and thanks to health care providers: Diana Rodriguez, Olga Cabral, Hilda Ramirez, Sylvia Perez, and Alma Vasquez. SERVICES: Visitation will be from 5pm to 9pm with rosary at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at Martin Funeral Home West, 128 N. Resler. Funeral mass at Guardian Angel Church on Friday October 12, 2012 at 3021 Frutas Avenue at 9:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery at 401 S. Zaragoza.


  • Visitation Thursday, October 11, 2012
  • Rosary Thursday, October 11, 2012
  • Funeral Mass Friday, October 12, 2012

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M Stallings

October 13, 2012

My condolences to the Alvarado family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. May God comfort your hearts during these difficult times. (2Thessalonians 2:17)

Beatriz Vasquez

October 11, 2012

Delia, you and your family are in my prayers. May the memories of your dear Aunt Lazara that mean the most to you will live forever in your heart.

Judy Manning

October 9, 2012

Gloria, You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. This kind of moment brings to my mind one of my favorite songs, this world in not my home. Peace to you and your family.

Gloria Patrick Lee

October 9, 2012

Grandma Lazara, We love you & miss you dearly! We will carry your love, faith, laughter, try to recreate your incredible meals and the priceless memories you gave us in our hearts! Our hearts are grieving but know you are dancing in heaven with Grandpa!