Gerald "Jerry" Alves
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Sunday, January 07, 2018
Location: 8:45 p.m., at his home surrounded by his family.
 
 
Age: 75
Date of Birth: Wednesday, January 06, 1943
Birth place: Fall River, Massachussetts
 
 
Father: Joseph Alves, Sr.  
Mother: Mary ( Grillo ) Alves  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Gerald had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area for the last eight years.
Funeral Date: Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Funeral Location: 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 9, 2017, Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Father David Rasner of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Private Family burial will be at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in rural Reynolds, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 9, 2018, Per families Request at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana, with a Rosary Service at 1:30 p.m., at the funeral home.
Biographical Information: Jerry had been in failing health for the last several months. He lived in the Monticello area the last eight years, coming from Tennessee, and Massachusetts. Jerry worked at Duro Textile of Fall River, Massachusetts for ten years, and Kay Windsor of Savannah, Tennessee ten years. He was a member of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church and was also an active member of Knight of Columbus, #6955 St. John Neuman Council, both of Monticello, Indiana. Jerry also belonged to Tiverton, Rhode Island Knights of Columbus. He was a family man and loved wood working, camping, and fishing. Jerry was known for his Teddy Bear Rocking Chairs, all his grandchildren have one. He was an AVID New England Patriots #1 Football Fan, "GO PATS!! / DO YOUR JOB!" "Bada Bing Bada Boom"
Special Services: Rosary will be recited at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On June 26, 1965 in Fall River, Massachusetts he married Evelyn M. Rego. She survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Evelyn M. Alves of Monticello, Indiana;

Children,
Ruth Lance of Fall River, Massachusetts,
Wendy L. (Cecilia Manchester) Alves of Westport, Massachusetts,
Stacey (Robert) Tate of Reynolds, Indiana, and
Gerald J. "Jerry" (Krissy) Alves of Monticello, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
David Lance,
Brandey Fuderburk,
William Machie,
Karlee Lance,
Tevin Alves,
Mercedes Tate,
Ethan Tate, and
Joseph Anthony Alves;

Great Grandchildren,
Levi Funderburk,
Layla Funderburk,
Paris Oakley, and
Sophia Alves;

Sisters,
Nancy DaCosta of Fall River, Massachusetts and
Deborah Berube of Spring Hill, Florida.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Joseph & Mary (Grillo) Alves, Sr.;

Brothers,
George Alves,
William "Billy" Alves, and
Joseph Alves, Jr.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.