Our beloved Cathy Alvarado was called to our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. She was greeted in Heaven by her husband of 45 years, Agustin Alvarado. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Miguel and Pauline Pineda, and her brothers, Richard Gonzales, Joe Gonzales, and Miguel Pineda, Jr.
Cathy is survived by her children, Andrea Allen and her husband, Michael, Agustin "Gus" Alvarado III and his fiance, Rachel Cantu, Veronica Alvarado-Sweeney and her wife, Lisa, and Gabriella Marie Alvarado; her grandchildren, Michael Allen, Jr., Mathias Allen, John Jacob Koehler, Kristina Alvarado-Tinoisamoa and her husband, Tampea Tino, Agustin Alvarado IV, and John Jacob Mugica; great-grandchildren, Oliana Tinoisamoa, Christopher Noah Tinoisamoa, and Isaac Allen; her siblings, Mary Polanco and husband, Joe, Josie Sifuentes and her husband, Everett, Amy Roecker, Hope Raby and her husband, Chuck, Sylvia Pineda Alvarado and her husband, Joe, Micaela Inscore and her husband, Richard, and Fred Gonzales and his wife, Janie, and numerous nieces, nephews, other loving family and friends.
Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. with Recitation of Holy Rosary beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at Mission Funeral Home - South Side, 6204 S. First St., Austin, Texas. Services will be live-streamed through Mission-South Side Facebook Live.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at Santa Cruz Catholic Church in Buda, Texas. Interment will follow Mass at Assumption Cemetery. Final viewing and visitation will take place at Santa Cruz Catholic Church from 9:00-10:00 a.m. prior to Mass.
Due to the Coronavirus / COVID-19 Restrictions from the City of Austin,
capacity levels are restricted at funeral homes, churches, and cemeteries.
Each person entering the funeral home, church, and cemetery will be required to wear a mask
and to practice social distancing of 6 feet or more. If you are ill or are concerned about the virus,
it is recommended that you not attend services.
The family is so grateful to everyone for their understanding, love, and support
during this very difficult time.