January 6, 1945 – October 4, 2012
Reyes Mercado Alvarado, 67, of Greeley, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at her home after a five-year battle with colon cancer. Reyes was born on Jan. 6, 1945, in San Marcos, Texas, to Jesus and Lupe (Rivas) Mercado.
Reyes was raised in Paducah, Texas. On March 14, 1963, she married Ignacio Alvarado in Paducah. She was a housewife and a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses. She enjoyed cooking and being with friends. She also loved being with her grandchildren.
Reyes is survived by her husband, Ignacio Alvarado of Greeley; two daughters, Isabel Rodriguez and Grace Alvarado, both of Greeley; a son, Ralph Alvarado of Greeley; four sisters, Dora Espinosa, Rosa Pina, Lupe Hernandez and Minnie Ramos, all of Paducah; two brothers, Gilbert and Juan Mercado, both of Paducah; and four grandchildren, Alex and Andrew Alvarado of Milliken, and Chris and Alonso Rodriguez of Greeley.
She is preceded in death by her parents; a son, Chris Alvarado; two brothers, Jesus and Jose Mercado; and a sister, Gloria Mercado.
Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Pheasant Run Congregation Jehovah’s Witness, 4702 3rd St., Greeley. Inurnment at Sunset Memorial Gardens at a later date.
- Memorial Service Monday, October 8, 2012
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July 30, 2013
Love you and miss you mom. you will never be forgotten
January 26, 2013
Tia i miss u everyday. I wake up to your picture and say good moring to u everyday. You were like my mom and took care of me and that i thank u for . I miss you so much . But your no longer in pain . And now at peace . I LOVE U AND I MISS U VERY MUCH.
December 17, 2012
Tia,i will never forget how kind and loving you were. my mom misses you daily you were her best friend and favorite sister I know that the only thing that comforts her is knowing you are no longer in pain. Thank you tia for the love you shared while you were with us,this is not goodbye we will see your beautiful face again at the gates of heaven!
November 1, 2012
I LOVE YOU SISTER,I WILL MISS YOU AND NEVER FORGET YOU!
November 1, 2012
WE LOVE YOU TIA,LOVE YOUR NIECE CONNIE TAYLOR!