Viewing and visitation for Belia S. Albarado, 83, of Tahoka will be from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel-Tahoka, with a rosary beginning at 6:00 p.m. the same day. Cremation arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home.
Mrs. Albarado went to be with the Lord on January 13, 2021. She was born on February 20, 1937 to the late Ramon and Julia Sanchez. Later in life on June 15, 1952, she married Alejandro Albarado in Lubbock, he preceded her in death on July 23, 2003. Belia was a devoted Catholic, a member of St. Jude’s Catholic Church, she also served as a Guadalupana for numerous years. Belia was also a homemaker, she enjoyed cooking and was known for how good her tamales were and gardening. A dedicated wife, mother and grandmother, her family was her greatest joy. Her family will always remember what a caring and loving soul she was, her doors were always open to anyone.
Survivors include her four sons Enrique Alvarado of Wisconsin, Ricardo Alvarado of Tahoka, Roy Alvarado of Corpus Christi and Eddie Alvarado of Tahoka; a daughter Amelia Alvarado of Tahoka; a sister Anita Flores of Tahoka; sixteen grandchildren; forty-seven great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband Alejandro Albarado and a daughter Maria Vasquez.
According to local and state guidelines, facemasks will be required at all times during visitation and funeral services. Temperatures will be taken upon entering funeral home