Posted On December 14th, 2011 -


Age 73, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away November 16, 2011 in Honolulu. Born January 20, 1938 in Ballesteros, Cagayan, Philippines. Don was a retired police officer of the Honolulu Police Department of which he was named the 1991 police officer of the year. He also served in the US Navy.

He is survived by sons, Anthony Alvarez of CA, Daniel (Emma) Alvarez, David (Lani) Alvarez, Dean (Julie) Alvarez of CA; sweetheart, Chulet Paco; brothers, Arsenio (Maria) Alvarez of CA, Benedict (Marilyn) Alvarez of Maui, HI; sisters, Gregoria Mallabo of Philippines, Gloria Alvarez of CA, Dita (Max) Pacis of CA, Nimfa (Alfonso) Sta. Ana of CA; 5 grandchildren; hanai son, Alan Clemente; hanai daughters, Daisy (Jason) Lui-Kwan, Krystle (Reginald) Knowles of SC.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (December 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Monday (December 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran