Paulette Marie Alvidrez was born in Corcoran, California on September 4, 1958. She passed away October 10, 2016 in Visalia with family by her side.
aulette lived her entire life in Corcoran. She married Tom Alvidrez 37 years ago and they have one son, Ryan. Paulette worked for the J.G. Boswell company for many years as a data entry clerk. She enjoyed watching cooking shows and cooking competitions. She was especially appreciated for her delicious side dishes at family gatherings.
Her passion was sports; which included coaching Pony League, Little League, playing softball and tennis. Paulette was a hard core Raider Fan. She also enjoyed trips to watch various sports including car racing, horse racing and visiting family. She loved to play bingo, make crafts and loved animals.
Paulette is survived by her husband, Tom; son, Ryan; father, Lucas E. Martinez; siblings, Myra Martinez, Anthony Martinez and Mark Martinez; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Hazel Martinez.
Visitation was held Tuesday, Oct. 18 at the Bledsoe Family People’s Funeral Chapel. Combined rosary and mass services were held Wednesday, Oct. 19 in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.
Following services, interment was held at Corcoran District Cemetery.