Becky D. Alaniz

BECKY D. ALANIZ Becky left this world to be with our Lord on July 12, 2007 at City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte. She was a lifelong resident of Riverside and was 56 years of age. Becky passed peacefully surrounded by her loving family. After graduating from J.W. North High School in 1969, Becky married the love of her life, Ruben Alaniz. She was a most loving and devoted wife and dedicated mother to her children, Ruben Jr., Jennifer, Chris and Lisa. Becky's greatest passion in life was her family and being a grandmother to her beautiful grandchildren, Jasmine, Julian, Chris Jr. Joseph, Mariah, David Jr., Elena and Nicholas. They were her pride and joy. Becky was a very active volunteer with Reid Park Little League for many years and worked as a yard supervisor at Highgrove Elementary, Terrace View Elementary and Terrace Hills Jr. High Schools. She also worked at Credit Reporting, Inc. before retiring to a full-time mom. She was a parishioner at Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, Riverside. Her laugh, smile, endless energy and sense of humor will be sorely missed by her countless friends who loved and respected her caring ways and love for life. Always ready with a hug, kiss and an "I love you". Tia Becky will always be in the hearts of her many nieces and nephews. Becky was also a most loving sister to Joe (Suze) Quiroz of Paso Robles, Patsy (Danny) Alfaro, Linda Gomez of Riverside and Mark Quiroz who passed away in 2004. Her parents were the late Joe Quiroz and Dee Garcia. Rosary will be on Thursday, July 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, 2858 Ninth St., Riverside, CA. Funeral Mass will be on Friday, July 20 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine. Burial will follow at Olivewood Memorial Cemetery at 3300 Central Ave., Riverside. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions in the name of Rebecca Alaniz to City of Hope, 1500 E. Duarte Rd., Duarte, CA 91010. Preston and Simons Mortuary Directors (951) 683-7410

Funeral Home

Preston and Simons Mortuary
3358 Mission Inn Ave  Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 683-7410

Published in Press-Enterprise from July 17 to July 19, 2007