Obituary for Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2002 from Desert Sun Newspaper, Palm Springs, CA
Alfonso Piña, 49, of La Quinta died Oct. 17, 2002, in Moreno Valley of natural causes.
He was born Jan. 23, 1953, to Juan Piña and Maria Antonia Jaime in Mexico City, D.F., Mexico.
He was a meter reader with Coachella Valley Water District for 10 years.
He is survived by his son, Alfonso; eight sisters, Carmen Garcia, Paz Grajeda and Elvira all of Los Angeles, Esther Moreno and Cathy both of La Quinta, Antonia Martinez of Riverside, Margarita Juncal of Palm Desert and Gabriela Nesmith of Holtville; two brothers, Juan and Guillermo both of Indio; and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be 4 to 10 p.m. today with a rosary at 6 p.m. at Casillas Family Funeral Home in Coachella.
Funeral Mass will be 8 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Soledad Catholic Church in Coachella.
Burial will be at Coachella Valley Cemetery with Casillas Family Funeral Home in charge of arrangements