Lourdes E. (Echeveste) Alvarez

Born: Sun., May 11, 1919
Died: Fri., Nov. 29, 2013


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 05, 2013
Location: Short, Williamson & Diamond

Funeral Mass

10:30 AM Fri., Dec. 06, 2013
Location: St. Joseph's Church

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ALVAREZ, Lourdes E. (Echeveste) of Belmont,  entered into rest unexpectedly, on November 29, 2013 in the Mt. Auburn Hospital in Cambridge.  She was 94 years of age.  Born in Caibarien, Cuba, Lourdes had lived in Belmont for many years.  She was a retired teacher at the University of Massachusetts in Boston.   Beloved wife of the late Celestino J. Alvarez.  Dear and devoted mother of Lourdes M. Alvarez of Belmont. Loving sister of Santiago Echeveste of Chicago, Alberto Echeveste of Mexico, Miriam Palmerola of Waltham, and the late Laura Lopez and Carmen Miyares.  Lourdes is also survived by many dear nieces and nephews.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Lourdes’ visiting hours in the Short, Williamson & Diamond Funeral Home,  52 Trapelo Road, BELMONT, Thursday, Dec. 5   from 4-8 p.m. Her  funeral will be from the funeral home on Friday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 130 Common St.,  Belmont, at 10:30 a.m.  Interment will be private.  In lieu of flowers,  contributions in Lourdes’ memory to the Eternal Word T.V. Network,  5817 Old Leeds Rd., Irondale, AL, 35210 or to Macular Degeneration Research, 22512 Gateway Center, P.O. Box 1952, Clarksburg, MD, 20871, would be sincerely appreciated.  www.swdfuneralhome.com

Charitable donations may be made in Lourdes's memory to the following organizations:

Eternal Word Television Network
5817 Old Leeds Road, Irondale, AL 35210

Macular Degeneration Research
P. O. Box 1952, Clarksburg, MD 20871-1952

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evelyn perez
   Posted Fri December 06, 2013
Fue como una madre para mi y lo seguira siendo siempre en mi corazon. Me uno a todos especialmente a ti, Luli, en estos momentos de tanto dolor. Eve

Kara y Juan Echevarria
   Posted Wed January 22, 2014
Lourdes, siempre te recordaremos. Sabemos que ahora estas junto a Tino velando por todos nosotros.

Luly, sabemos que estas pasando por momentos dificiles, pero estamos contigo.

Kara y Juan Echevarria

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