Gilbert Alaniz, 49, died on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. He was born Feb. 16, 1970 in Houston to the late Trinidad Alaniz and Josefina Meraz.
He was preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Tomas and Bernarda Diaz; and his daughter, Jannelle Resurez.
Gilbert was a longtime resident of Kingsville and Corpus Christi. In his younger years, he served as a certified landscaper and was a skilled painter.
He is survived by his girlfriend, Leticia Guerra; mother, Josefina Meraz; brother, Preciliano (Belinda) Alaniz; children, step-children, grandchildren; aunts, uncles, extended family; and close friends.
Funeral service will be celebrated Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Corpus Christi.