Cathy Ruggirello McAlister, 62, entered into rest on November 13, 2014 in Stockton, CA. She was born on August 23, 1952 in Stockton. She joins her father, Frank Ruggirello in heaven.
Cathy is survived by her loving mother Margaret Ruggirello, her brother Tony (Kris) Ruggirello and her children Jennifer and Jason Mocanu, and Brian and Lorena McAlister. She was blessed by two grandsons; Spencer and Samuel.
Cathy was a 39 year resident of Stockton. She grew up in Manteca, graduating from Manteca High School in 1970.
Cathy was full of life, and many will remember her always smiling. She adored her grandsons, they were her greatest joy. Cathy will be remembered as a loving daughter, mother and Mima. She will be deeply missed.
P.L. Fry is honored to be serving the McAlister family. Rosary/Mass will be held on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 525 E. North St., Manteca. She will be laid to rest at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, 17871 S. Carrolton Rd., Escalon. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to the Delta Humane Society or the American Cancer Society. An online guest book is available for condolences to the family at www.plfryandson.com (search obituaries)
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Tuesday, November 18, 2014