Daniel Alvarez — the father of Jason Alvarez ’03 — died peacefully on Friday, April 19, at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. He was 65.
Born on Feb. 9, 1948 in Bogota, Colombia, he moved to the United States when he was 17. He was a resident of Westport for the past 30 years. He was a tax accountant, a golfer and a very avid soccer fan.
Survivors in addition to his son include his wife Mary, who works in the curriculum center for the Westport Board of Education; his daughter Katherine DiLeo and her husband Rocco of West Harrison, N.Y.; his brother Misael Alvarez and his wife Karin, and 2 sisters, Margo Alvarez and Julia Alvarez all of Bogota, Colombia.
Friends are invited to pay their respects at the Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road East in Westport on Tuesday, April 23 (5-9 p.m.). A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Luke Church in Westport on Wednesday, April 24 at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Assumption Cemetery, 73 Green’s Farms Road.
Memorial contribution in lieu of flowers may made to the Whittingham Cancer Center 24 Stevens St., Norwalk, CT 06856.C ondolences for the Alvarez family may be left at http://www.hardingfuneral.com.