Stevan Alcala, Sr.

Stevan Alcala, Sr., age 56, of Sweetwater, Texas, passed away on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 at Hendrick Medical Center. A Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel recited by Pauline Gauna and Connie Palacios. Holy Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church with Rev. Michael Udegbunam officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater CemeteryArrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home. Stevan was born on Nov. 28, 1954, in Sweetwater, Texas to Silverio and Francisca (Carrillo) Alcala. He married Ydalia Gomez  on Feb. 12, 1973, in  San Angelo, Texas. He worked for Lone Star Industries for many years before retiring. He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.    He is survived by his wife Ydalia Alcala of Sweetwater, Texas; two daughters, Marie Alcala of Sweetwater, Texas and Pinkie Blueford and husband Lamar of Sweetwater, Texas; and son, Stevan Alcala, Jr. and wife Danielle of  Sweetwater, TX; seven grandchildren, Andrew Alcala, Angela Blueford, Alexe' Alcala, Madelyn Hicks, Gabriel Alcala, LeBron Blueford and Darwin Blueford; father, Silverio Alcala of Sweetwater, TX; two brothers, Noah Alcala and wife Eunice of New Braunfels, TX and Robert Alcala of Austin, TX; and three sisters, Christinia Duran of Midland, TX; Maggie Gabaldon of Sweetwater, TX and Eliza Ornelas and husband Carlos of Odessa, Texas. He was preceded in death by his mother, Francisca Alcala; brother, Jacob Alcala; and two sisters, Emma Muñoz and Anita Alcala.