It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Alejandro Orantes-Dorado, affectionately known as Alex, on August 2nd, 2023. He was a loving husband, devoted father, cherished son, caring brother, and esteemed friend.
Born on July 21st, 1995 in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico, Alex brought immense joy into the lives of all who knew him. He had a genuine and sweet personality that was incredibly welcoming and made everyone feel at ease in his presence. His humility and great sense of humor endeared him to countless people.
Alex had a passion for his work as the proud owner of A.O Protection and Safety Security Company. He loved his company and took immense pride in ensuring the safety of others. His dedication to his job was truly admirable.
Outside of work, Alex's priorities lay with his family. He treasured spending time with his loved ones, particularly enjoying movie nights with his wife Diana, their son Dylan, and Alex's sisters Emily and Ciara on weekends. Family trips were another source of joy for Alex as he delighted in exploring new places and trying out new experiences with those he held dear.
The memory of Alejandro Orantes-Dorado will be forever cherished by his surviving family members: Alexandra Dorado (mother), Jose Cortes (step-father), Emily Dorado (sister), Ciara Cortes (sister), Joshua Cortes (brother), Diana Vidal (spouse), and Dylan Orantes (son). His grandfather Enrique Dorado also mourns the loss of this remarkable individual.
A visitation service to honor Alejandro's life will take place on August 25th, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Forest Lawn - Glendale located at 1712 South Glendale Avenue in Glendale, CA. Following the visitation, a funeral service will be held at the Forest Lawn - Glendale - Church of the Recessional from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the same address.
On August 26th, 2023, another funeral service will be held at St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church situated at 322 North Avenue 61 in Los Angeles, CA. The service will begin at 1:30 PM and conclude at 2:30 PM.
Alejandro Orantes-Dorado's proudest accomplishment was establishing his successful security company. A.O Protection and Safety allowed him to make a positive impact on people's lives by providing a sense of security and protecting what mattered most to them.
During this time of mourning, may we all remember Alejandro for the beautiful soul he was—the joy he spread, the love he shared, and the laughter he brought into our lives. He will forever hold a special place in our hearts.
In memory of Alejandro Orantes-Dorado, donations can be made to [charity name] in support of [cause]. Let us honor his legacy by continuing to make this world a safer and more caring place, just as he did throughout his life.
May Alejandro Orantes-Dorado rest peacefully, knowing that his love and light will continue to guide us.
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