Alice Marie Alvarez Schwindt, 68, of Amarillo, TX entered the gates of Heaven on February 5, 2022.
Services will be at 11:00 A.M., Friday, February 11, 2022, in the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Burial will be at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, February 12, 2022, at Elmhurst Cemetery in Guymon, OK. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Alice was born in Boise City, OK on October 13, 1953, as a twin. She was born to James and Mary Alvarez. She attended Boise City High School and moved to Amarillo, TX in 1982.
Alice married Don Schwindt in 1978 at the age of 25.
Alice worked as a waitress all her life. She had to retire early because of COVID and her underlying COPD. She loved her job and taking care of her many customers. Alice had many friends, but most of all she loved her family.
Alice was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mary Alvarez; former husband, Don Schwindt; four sisters, Mary Ann Alvarez, Regina Alvarez, Marcey Burkett, and Susie Harris; and one brother, Robert Alvarez.
Alice is survived by one son, Chad Alvarez, of Elwood, KS; two daughters, Kathryn and husband Dajuan Smith, of Des Moines, IA, and Crystal Schwindt from Amarillo, TX; twin sister, Sara and husband Gary Etherton, of Brock, TX; grandchildren, Tierra, James, Kbree, Ebany, and Adalin; grandpup, Bella; great-grandchildren, Waylon, Jackson, and Walker; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M., Thursday, February 10, 2022, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.
The family is gladly accepting donations to pay for funeral expenses.
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