Artie Alaniz, C.P.D., retired, Canine Unit O’Hare, of Edison Park and Lake Summerset, Davis, IL. . Beloved husband of Cheryl, nee Bowman. Loving father of Drea Alaniz and Ali Alaniz. Dear son of Cathie and the late Raul Alaniz. Fond brother of Eugene Alaniz and the late Laura Zuncic. Dear son-in-law of the late Dorothy Bowman. Fond brother-in-law of Tony Zuncic and Bill Bowman. Visitation Wednesday, September 21, 2016 from 4 until 9 PM at the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago. Family and friends will meet Thursday 11:15 AM at Saint Juliana Church, 7201 N. Oketo, Chicago for Funeral Mass 11:30 AM. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to National Police Dog Foundation, 2390-C Las Posas Road, Suite 477, Camarillo, California, 93010. For further information 877-631-1240 or www.suerth.com.