Juanita “Janie” Alaniz, 78, went to be with her Lord on January 22, 2017. She was born in New Gulf, TX on December 27, 1938. Janie is a lifelong resident of Houston, TX she attended Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and worked for Harris County Hospital District. In acknowledge to her outstanding attendance Janie received a certificate with 35 years of service.
Janie is preceded in death by her husband, Ruben T. Alaniz; parents, Bonefacio and Natalia Alaniz; brothers: Arthur Guzman, Elias Guzman and Joe Guzman; sisters: Adelfa Guzman and Amelia Olmos.
She leaves behind her son, Ruben Alaniz Jr., wife Sandra; Grandchildren: Alexis Alaniz Bly, husband Cody, Victoria Alaniz, Samantha Silva and Jacob Brandon Silva; great grandson, Parx Alaniz Bly; sister, Alice Duran; brother, Casimiro Guzman.
There will be a visitation Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 5-8pm with a rosary at 6pm at Crowder Funeral Home in Pearland. Funeral service will begin Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10am in the chapel of Crowder Funeral Home in Pearland.