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Nancye Alvarado

Obituary for Nancye Alvarado

September 17, 1947 - September 14, 2018
San Antonio, Texas | Age 70

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Nancye Lee Alvarado, 70, entered into the hands of our Lord on September 14, 2018. Born in Holly Ridge, NC to Gordon and Madeline Duff Summerlin, she graduated from Dixon High School in 1965. She won an award in French, and drove the Dixon School Bus her senior year, and also played basketball and sang in the Glee Club. She sang for her church in Holly Ridge, and also directed the Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay Hawaii Choir, where she also played softball, bowled, and sang two parts in the play "Only an Orphan Girl." She also directed the Marine Corps Logistics Base, Albany, GA Choir and Faith Formation. Nancye was a founding parishioner and sang solos for Holy Trinity Catholic Church Choir. Nancye's main jobs in life away from home included recruiting for JC Penny where she was selected to model fashions. She worked for HQ Marine Corps Arlington Virginia, and CIA locations. Finally, she worked for Fisher House, Women's Shelter, and Any Baby Can. In her spare time, she volunteered for Navy Relief and the Red Cross. Above all, Nancye loved her children first and foremost and was a servant to the needs of others.

Nancye was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Charles. She is survived by the love of her life for 47 years, Richard James Alvarado; a daughter, Stephanie Tester, and her husband Tommy; 2 sons, Richard Jr. and Anthony and his wife Brenda; 5 grandchildren, Christina Alvarado, Jessica and Steven Tester, and Tristan and Troy Alvarado, and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-9:00 P.M. on Wednesday, September 26 at Porter Loring North.

ROSARY
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2018
7:00 P.M.
PORTER LORING NORTH CHAPEL

MASS
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
10:00 A.M.
HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH
20523 HUEBNER RD.

Interment will follow in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.

Those who desire may make memorial contributions to Fisher House (www.fisherhouse.org).

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Porter Loring Mortuary North

2102 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
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