Christine M. Alvarez
Christine M. Alvarez, a lifelong Waukesha resident, was born to eternal life, unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at the age of 48. She was born in Waukesha on January 26, 1967, the daughter of Jose and Ida (nee Ramos) Medina. On December 31, 1997, she married Julio “Chubby” Alvarez. Christine had a generous heart, always put others first and enjoyed hosting family gatherings to keep the family together.
Most of all, she loved being a mother to her daughter, Julia, and son, Julio IV. She will be deeply missed by her beloved husband, Julio III “Chubby” Alvarez of Waukesha; and her two children, whom she cherished; Julia and Julio IV Alvarez of Waukesha; her parents, Jose and Ida Medina; her sister Linda (Bob) Jellis; and her brothers, Jimmy (Rosie) Medina and Jose (Lisa) Medina Jr. She is further survived by her mother- in-law, Stefie Alvarez; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tom (Lisa) Alvarez, Ronnie Alvarez, Robert Alvarez, Rosie (Jimmy) Medina, Anna (Jason) Cleveland and Julio Ramon Alvarez; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Beleriano Medina and Rosa, and Victor and Paulina Ramos; and her father-in-law Julio Alvarez Jr.
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 24, from 4:00pm until the time of the 7:00pm rosary service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services continue Tuesday, August 25, with prayers at the funeral home beginning at 9:30am followed by the procession to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 822 N. East Avenue, Waukesha, for the 10:30am funeral Mass. Entombment will immediately follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the family.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family.
For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.