GARFIELD, N.J. -- Alvaro Ricardo Pereda, of Garfield, died Friday, Nov. 13. He was 67.
Pereda resided in Salavery, Peru before coming to the United States in 1989, eventually settling in Garfield. He was a paraprofessional for the Passaic Board of Education, where he taught at School # 1.
He is survived by his wife, Celinda Ackerson; his son, Axel Pereda; and his sisters and bothers, Elsa Caypo, Carmenrita Pereda Lee, Aida Aronson and Oscar and Pepe Pereda.
Cremation will be private.