Raul and Josie Alvarado celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a Holy Mass on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, with Fr. Gabriel Espinosa officating.
Raul married Josie Alanis on March 18, 1968 at Our Lady of Sorrows.
Children include Gina Smith, Louis Alvarado, Stephen Alvarado, and Nicole (Daniel) Cano. Grandchildren are Brian, Clayton Jr., Logan, and Troy Smith; Mercedes (JR), Hrabovsky, Joseph Louis Alvarado, Stevie (Natalie), Rene and Kaylie Alvarado, Ariel, Gavin, and Darren Cano. Great-grandchildren are Brian Raul and Lourdes Alvarado.
Raul is retired from Union Carbide after 25 years of service and Josie is a homemaker.