BLAS H. ALVAREZ
Blas H. Alvarez, 87, of Seminole, died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, in Lubbock. Rosary was said at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Olton. Mass was celebrated at 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 30, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church with Fr. Jacob Powell officiating. Interment followed at Olton Cemetery under the direction of Ramage Funeral Directors.
Blas was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Kenedy, TX, to Magdaleno and Maria (Herrera) Alvarez. He married Petra Gonzales on Nov. 13, 1956, in Dickens County and was a farmer. In 1995, he moved to Seminole from Levelland and was a member of St. James Catholic Church. Blas was very active in the church and a member of Sagrado Corazon.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Petra, in 2010.
Survivors include three sons, Bruno Alvarez of Seminole, Frank Alvarez of Hobbs, N.M., and Richard Alvarez of Lubbock; his daughter, Blanca Estella Alvarez of Santa Rosa, N.M.; and four grandchildren.