John Olivares, age 67 passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2020 in a Temple hospital. He was born on October 28, 1952 in Temple to Alfonso Olivares Sr and Lily Martinez.
John proudly serviced in the United States Army in Germany in 1970.
He is preceded in death by his parents Alfonso Olivares Sr and Lily Martinez and his step father Julian Marinez.
Left to cherish his memory are his four sisters Sofia Carrill and husband Martin of Edinburg, Irene Olivares Yepes and husband Ruben, Guadalupe Hughes and husband Rob and Felicia Martinez all of Temple, his four brothers Jose Luis Balderas and wife Hilda of McAllen, Raymond Aguirre and wife Ludy, Alfonso Olivares Jr and wife Diane, David Olivares and wife Mildred all of Temple. Numerous nieces and nephews, family and friends will also greatly miss John.
Visitation for Mr. Olivares will be Tuesday from 10 to Noon at Hewett-Arney Funeral Home with a Rosary beginning at 11:00am led by Deacon Valeriano. Graveside services will be held at 10:00am on Friday, July 3, 2020 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen.