Alice G. Nanez

Alice G. Nanez, 80, of Hartford passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 31, 2007.

Alice was born July 6, 1927 in San Antonio, Texas. She moved to Hartford in 1954 and worked for Tecumseh Corp. for 35 years.

Alice was a generous, caring person with a vivacious spirit and a kind heart.

She was known to many as "Grandma Alice," and will be deeply missed by all whose lives she touched and will live in our hearts forever.

She was the loving mother of Andy (Bonnie) Nanez, Mary Lou Nanez (Fred Heimerman), Lupe (Kay) Nanez and Johnny (Suzie) Nanez; the beloved grandmother of Dondi Nanez, Mano (Megan) Nanez, Shane (Kristine) Nanez, Lisa Nanez, Lori Jeche, Deanna Nanez, Tanya (Eric) Wedemayer, Angela Nanez, Nicole Nanez and JR Nanez; the dear sister of Blanche Rodriquez; and sister-in-law of Lupe Genero.

Further surviving are many loving nieces, nephews, great- grandchildren, great-nieces and great-nephews, along with many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mamie Reyes, and her brother, Jimmy Genero.

Visitation will be Saturday, Jan. 5, at the Shmon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, from 4 to 7 p.m. with memorial services at 7 p.m.