Jose S. Alaniz

March 19, 1926May 6, 2018

Jose S. Alaniz, 92, of Corpus Christi, Texas passed away on May 6, 2018. He was born in Three Rivers, Texas on March 19, 1926. Jose was married to love of his life, Maria Victoria Dominguez for 68 years. He retired from ASARCO after his dedicated service. Jose was a member of the Cursillistas of Corpus Christi. He has a passion for fishing, road trips and family gatherings. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Elvira, Maria, Rosa, Gilberto, Asension; his beloved sons, Ramon Gilberto, and Jose Alaniz; one great grandson, Jose Alaniz, IV. Jose is survived by his children, Jovita Vera, Maria Victoria Alaniz, Minerva I. Vera, and Rosie (Yndolfo) Ramos. Also surviving are 19 grandchildren, Elma, Melinda, Irma, Audrey, Marissa, Andres, Ramon, Juan, Cindy, Donald, Jaime, Jose, Ninfa, Beatrice, Javier, Chriselda, Joel, Blanca, and Esmeralda; 54 great grandchildren and 28 great-great grandchildren; 3 sisters, Emma Rios, Aurora Moreno and Elida Reyes. Public visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Funeraria Del Angel, 549 Cheyenne St. with a Holy Rosary to be recited at 6:30 p.m. Rites of a Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park. Online condolences may be offered at


  • Antonio Alaniz and Manuela Estrada Alaniz, Grandparents
  • Atilano Alaniz, Father
  • Romana Samundio Alaniz, Mother
  • Ramon Gilberto, Son
  • Jose Alaniz, Son
  • Jose Alaniz IV, Great Grandson
  • Jovita D. Vera, Daughter
  • Maria Victoria Alaniz, Daughter
  • Minerva I. Vera, Daughter
  • Rosie (Yndolfo) Ramos, Daughter
  • Elma Vera, Grandchild
  • Cindy De La Cruz, Grandchild
  • Audrey Vera, Grandchild
  • Jose Alaniz III, Grandchild
  • Ninfa Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Beatrice Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Javier Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Chriselda Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Joel Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Blanca Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Esmeralda Alaniz, Grandchild
  • Melinda Aguirre, Grandchild
  • Don King Jr., Grandchild
  • Jaime King, Grandchild
  • Juan Vera Jr., Grandchild
  • Irma Vera, Grandchild
  • Ramon Vera, Grandchild
  • Marissa Ramos, Grandchild
  • Andres Ramos, Grandchild
  • Emma Rios, Sister
  • Aurora Moreno, Sister
  • Elida Reyes, Sister
  • Jose also leaves behind 54 great grandchildren and 28 great-great grandchildren.


  • Visitation Wednesday, May 9, 2018
  • Holy Rosary Wednesday, May 9, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, May 10, 2018

Jose S. Alaniz

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