Carlos Gonzales-Alvarado died Dec. 5, 2012, in Napa. He was born to J. Salud Gonzales and Guadalupe Alvarado. He was the eldest of 12 children.
Carlos lived in Napa for 30 years and worked in the vineyards at Domain Carneros. He enjoyed going for walks.
Mr. Gonzalez-Alvarado is survived by his mother, Guadalupe Gonzalez; his wife, Ana Gonzalez; his sons, Enrique and Roberto Gonzalez; his daughters Maria Gallardo, Erica Gonzalez and Rosalia Ceja; grandchildren Lucia, Liliana, Alejandro, Any, Vanessa, Nikolas and Ivan; and great-grandson Jonathan.
A funeral Mass will be at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. Visitation will take place at Claffey & Rota Funeral Home on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at noon followed by a Rosary at 6 p.m. Burial will take place in Atacheo, Mexico.
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