Skiyee J Rizk

February 5, 1922October 21, 2018

Skiyee Rizk lived her life through her faith & love of God. She opened her arms to all whom she met & wrapped them in her warmth and kindness. Her love of people knew no bounds. She was born to the late Tom & Regina Jacobs, in Ain Arab, Lebanon. She met and married the love of her life, the late Peter Rizk, to whom she was married to for 53 years. She is survived by her three children and their spouses, Rose (Ron) Samore, Laila (Paul) Ferris, Dr. George (Lola) Rizk, as well as her grandchildren and their spouses, Peter Samore, Valerie (Michael) Haddad, Ron Jr. (Melissa) Samore, Christina Samore, PJ (Jaclyn) Ferris, Christopher Ferris, Lauren Ferris, Mary, Elizabeth, George Peter & Anna Marie Rizk plus her three great-grandchildren, Georgina & Gabriel Haddad and Autumn Samore.

The family also wishes to express their sincerest appreciation to the following for their loving care and support: Her doctors, Dr. Muneer Assi, Dr. Laig Raja and Dr. David Rizk; her caregivers, Corina Tarango, Sandra Bernal and Mary Quintana; and her nurses, Julie Zuniga, Scott Heri, and Mike Heri.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. George Antiochain Orthodox Church, 120 Festival, El Paso, TX 79912.


  • Peter Rizk, Husband
  • Rose Samore, Daughter
  • Ron Samore, Son-in-law
  • Laila Ferris, Daughter
  • Paul Ferris, Son-in-law
  • George Rizk, Son
  • Lola Rizk, Daughter-in-law
  • Peter Samore, Grandson
  • Valerie Haddad, Granddaughter
  • Michael Haddad, Grandson-in-law
  • Ron Samore Jr., Grandson
  • Melissa Samore, Granddaughter-in-law
  • Christina Samore, Granddaughter
  • PJ Ferris, Grandson
  • Jaclyn Ferris, Granddaughter-in-law
  • Christopher Ferris, Grandson
  • Lauren Ferris, Granddaughter
  • Mary Rizk, Granddaughter
  • Elizabeth Rizk, Granddaughter
  • George Peter, Grandson
  • Anna Marie Rizk, Granddaughter
  • Ms. Rizk also leaves 3 great grandchildren to cherish her memory.

  • Peter Samore, Pallbearer
  • Ron Samore Jr., Pallbearer
  • PJ Ferris, Pallbearer
  • Christopher Ferris, Pallbeaer
  • Michael Haddad, Pallbearer
  • Salah Al Hanna, Pallbearer
  • George Peter Rizk, Pallbearer
  • Ivan Ceniceros, Pallbearer
  • Dr. David Rizk, Honorary Bearer
  • Dr. Muneer Assi, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Michael Shaghoury, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Joseph Sayklay, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Hisham Al-Haddad, Honorary Pallbearer

  • St. George Antiochain Orthodox Church


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 24, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, October 25, 2018
  • Graveside Service Thursday, October 25, 2018

Skiyee J Rizk

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