Richard Alex Alvarez

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RICHARD ALEX ALVAREZ
August 22, 1948 ˜ December 26, 2018

Richard Alex Alvarez was born August 22, 1948 in Paia, Maui Hawaii, to Georgia Bomaat and Henry Richard Alvarez. He passed away peacefully in his sleep on December 26, 2018. Richard was a resident of Vancouver, Washington for 24 years.
He was a U.S. Army and Vietnam Veteran. He retired from Toyota Logistics after 38 years of service.
He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 7824.
Richard is survived by his spouse of 30 years, Lynda Alvarez; his mother, Georgia Alvarez; 4 daughters, 11 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 1 brother and 1 sister.
He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Richard Alvarez; and son, Cole Diamond Floyd.
A celebration of Richard’s life will take place on Friday, January 4, 2019, at 6 p.m., at 40 Et 8 and Service with Military Funeral Honors at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Vancouver, Washington @ 12:30.
Please sign his guest book @ www.columbian.com/obits
Published in The Columbian on Jan. 1, 2019
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