Memorial Service For Cruz Alaniz Set For Jan. 10 At Douglas High School

Posted By on January 8, 2016

Staff Reports

MINDEN, Nev. — A memorial service for Cruz Alaniz, 17, will be Sunday evening, Jan. 10, at Douglas High School in Minden.

The service is scheduled to run from 5 to 8 p.m., with attendees asked to be seated by 5 p.m.

Alaniz, who was a junior at Douglas High School, died on Dec. 23 after falling into a coma earlier in the month.

His father and brothers are expected to speak at the services.

Anyone looking to help the family with medical costs can donate to a trust account that has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank in Gardnerville. Donors should just ask to make a deposit to the account for Cruz Alaniz.

Anyone wishing to help in any way with the memorial service, whether in helping to provide finger foods or in setting up for the service, can contact Kelley Cain via e-mail at riippis2@frontier.com or Facebook direct message (Kelley Cain Riippi).