ALFARO, Michael James –
Passed away suddenly on Saturday, February 12, 2011 in Hamilton at the age of 23 years. Survived by his father John (Christina) Alfaro and his mother Diane McDaniel. Loving brother of Steven, Matthew (Bronwen) and Kimberly. Beloved grandson of Blanca and the late Carlos Alfaro. Dear nephew of Patty (Barry) Belding, Sandra (Jerry) Schulze, Lorena (Steve) Carey, Carlos Alfaro and Eric (Lesley) Alfaro. Cherished boyfriend of Ally Rockwell. Michael will be lovingly remember by his many cousins, friends and extended family: Nina, Kassie, Adam, Natasha and Johnny, as well as his canine companion Rex. He was currently a student at Niagara College in the Electrical Engineering Program and an active member of Premier Fitness.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday, February 17, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the HULSE & ENGLISH FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 75 Church St. (905-684-6346). A Funeral Service to celebrate Michael's life will be held on Friday, February 18, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Grapeview Free Methodist Church, 41 Grapeview Rd, (905-682-7641). Cremation to follow. If desired, memorial donations made to the Schizophrenia Society would be appreciated by the family. On-line tributes and remembrances may be made at www.hulseandenglish.com.