Marcelino “El Guapo” Alvarez Rocha, 70, of East Moline, Illinois, died Sunday, March 13, 2022, in Hope Creek Care Center, East Moline.
Visitation with a memorial service is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in the Horizon Room at Trimble Funeral Home at Trimble Pointe, 701 12th Street, Moline. Cremation will take place at Trimble Crematory, and burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Moline.
Marcelino was born April 20, 1951, in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, to Jose Alvarez and Macaria Rocha. He was employed at Norcrosss in Rock Island. Marcelino loved to play and watch sports, such as baseball and soccer. He was avid Chivas Soccer Club fan. He loved playing the guitar, and was very good at it.
Survivors include his brother, Cecilio Martinez Rocha; his sister-in-law, Tomasa Corpus; and nieces and nephews, Hermelinada Martinez Corpus, Ramon Martinez Corpus, Ana Ma. Martinez Corpus, Zenon Martinez Corpus, Antonio Martinez Corpus, Alicia Martinez Corpus, Josefina Martinez Corpus, Socorro Martinez Corpus. Miguel Martinez Corpus, and Federico Martinez Corpus; and his best friend, Yoland Palma Torres and her family.
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