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Ruby Alvarado

Ruby Alvarado

Thursday, January 17th, 1991 - Monday, November 11th, 2019
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Ruby Alvarado, daughter of Rodrigo Alvarado and Maria Diaz, was born on January 17, 1991 in McAllen Texas. She passed away at her home on November 11, 2019 in St. Joseph, Missouri at the age of 28 years.

At a young age she moved with her family to Estherville, where she attended and graduated from Estherville Lincoln Central High School, Iowa Lakes Community College, and Faust Institute. She was employed throughout the years at the Regional Wellness Center, Estherville Foods, Ametek and Altec. She recently moved to St. Joseph, Missouri.

Ruby was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Estherville. Family was very important to her, and she enjoyed spending time with them. Nieces and nephews were everything to her. Ruby enjoyed baking. Loved cooking for holidays, enjoyed winning in loteria. She was always the life of the party and wanted everyone to enjoy the party with her. Ruby loved music. She was unlike anyone else. Ruby had the ability to make anyone laugh even in tough times. Her energy drew people in. A noble heart that touched many lives. Ruby was loved and will be missed by many.

Ruby is survived by her parents Rodrigo Alvarado and Maria Diaz of Estherville; her maternal grandparents: Guillermo Diaz and Francisca Castorena; her siblings: Rosalinda Alvarado (Cain Gonzalez), Rolando Alvarado (Melissa Leal), Julie Alvarado (Ethan Grove), Rodrigo Alvarado Jr. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews: Eddie Herrera, Abrianna, Romel, Myla and Evannie Alvarado, Ezra Grove, Citlali and Emilio Gonzalez.

She is preceded in death by her paternal grandparents Manuel Alvarado and Julia Mata; her uncles Pedro Diaz, Fernando Diaz, and Juan Carlos Cortez; and her aunt Theresa Ann Ramirez.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, November 15th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, November 15th, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    St. Patrick's Catholic Church
    Address
    903 Central Ave.
    ESTHERVILLE, IA 51334
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  • Service

    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Patrick's Catholic Church
    Address
    903 Central Ave.
    ESTHERVILLE, IA 51334
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  • Interment

    Location
    St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery
    Address
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    ESTHERVILLE, IA 51334
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Courtney Clark & Mary Clark

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To the family of Ruby Alvarado....we thank you for sharing her with us! The love, joy, and laughter she gave us will always be in our hearts.
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Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Rest in peace Ruby.
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