Age 65, a longtime resident in San Bernardino County. Entered Into Eternal Rest unexpectedly while working in his backyard garden on Monday, August 13, 2018. Born in Mexico, Rod was the beloved son to Rodrigo Alvarado Sr. and Jessie Velasco. He worked many years as a talented machinist. Rod leaves behind his beloved wife Rosalinda Tapia of Phelan, daughter Amanda, many nieces, nephews and dear friends, especially his Church family, eight sisters and three brothers. Funeral services at Connecting Point Community Church 1018 S. Main St. Corona CA 92882 on Thursday, August 22nd at 2PM.