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Julia Alvarez Vasquez

          Julia Alvarez Vasquez, age 76, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Friday, January 14, 2022. Julia came to the United States from Spain with her husband in 1967. She retired from Christiana Care. Julia loved and cherished her family and friends more than anything.

          Julia is survived by her husband of 54 years, Francisco Vasquez; her 3 children, Julia Tindall (David), Mercedes Culler (Donnie), and Frank Vasquez; 4 grandchildren, Morgan Culler, Alex Tindall, Nina Tindall, and Adrianna Vasquez, and her 3 siblings, Nemesio Alvarez, Benigna Alvarez, and Mercedes Alvarez.  She was preceded in death by her parents Francisco and Purificacion Alvarez and brother Antonio Alvarez.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2022, from 10 am until 11 am at St. Margaret of Scotland R.C. Church, 2431 Frazer Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance regardless of their vaccination status. Entombment will be held privately.

          In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Julia’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online by clicking here.

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  • My heart is broken I truly loved Julia she was the most caring, affectionate, woman I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. May god hold all of her family in his arms to help them get through this. Mercedes and Julia special thoughts to you I will never forget your mom or how much we meant to each other. Sending love and prayers your way always. Mary ( or as mamma called me Maria)

  • God has opened his arms to this beautiful and wonderful woman. Peace be with her

  • Miss Julia , one of the sweetest people I have met. She always greeted me with a big smile and always had something nice to say. You can tell she loved life. She will truly be missed! Blessings to the entire family and may Gods give you strength at your time of need. Love Andrea

  • Mercedes and Julia, I sincerely give you and your family my condolences 💐. I’m so sorry for your loss, my prayers are extended to you both and your family, God will bring you comfort during difficult times like this. God Bless you. Hugs, Kim Burgos

  • My deepest sympathies for you and your family. ♥️🙏🏼

  • We had the honor and pleasure of knowing Julia for the past several years and certainly were touched by her kindness. Rest In Peace Julia. Our sincere condolences to Julia, Franscisco and family

  • Frank,
    Our thoughts are with you and your family!
    All the best,
    -Your Longhorn Family

  • Julia was the true meaning of love, compassion, caring, empathy for others. I enjoyed my moments working with her at Christiana. She truly cared and helped so many. She was able to do her duties so well and still go out of her way to help others in need when at the time, there were no other place for those to turn. Things have changed and more resources are in place now but at that time, she was that resource and she made herself available. That was whom she was and I will always love her and remember her as selfless and lovely human being. I Love you my Julia. Mis condolencias a la familia!!

  • We are all so very sorry, and send sincere heartfelt condolences to you and all the family. May abuela’s memory be a sweet blessing and may she rest peacefully.

  • Ay que pena que ya te has ido, paisana! Eras una española de las mejores; una gallega como Dios manda. Mi corazón se alegra de haberte conocido.
    A tu familia les acompaño en el sentimiento, especialmente a tus nietos. Abuelas como tú duelen mucho perder. Que Dios bendiga la memoria que tenemos de ti. Hasta que nos veamos, amiga, esta vez en el cielo!

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. I worked with Julia at Christana!
    She was a wonderful person and so easy to talk to ! l know she will be missed by so many people!❤️🙏

  • My heart is so heavy right now that I found out that Ms.Julia passed.
    I am so sorry for your loss.
    My condolences to your family and El Señor Francisco Amen….
    Sinceramente una amiga muy incondicional Maritza Lopez.

  • Mercedes and Family, My deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family at this difficult time. Michele DeMayo