Bom-Wrapper

Alicia Scribner

Alicia Paredes Scribner

1939 - 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Alicia Scribner, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Alicia Scribner

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Alicia's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Alicia's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Dallas, TX

Alicia Paredes Scribner, 81, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 at her home in Dallas, surrounded by family. A wife and mother of four children, grandmother of seven and an aunt to nieces and nephews all over the world, she wanted all to know the joy of her life was her family; this love of family and friends was felt in her distinct laughter, elegant generosity, and fierce loyalty.
Alicia was born in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico, but grew up in Mexico City from 6 months of age. At age 9, she moved to the United States with her family, briefly living in Houston, Texas and eventually, in 1952, settling in Los Angeles, CA where she went to junior high, high school and started college. Soon after starting college, she set out for Europe and studied language, culture, and history at both the Sorbonne in Paris and the University of Madrid, where her love of the arts and of travel were further ignited.
In 1961, upon returning from studying abroad, she met her husband of more than 58 years, Jay D. Scribner. They were married in Los Angeles in 1962, and spent their first summer together in Northeast Harbor, then settled in Augusta, Maine for their first year of marriage, where their first child was born, subsequently living in Palo Alto, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Austin, TX and Dallas, TX, always returning to their beloved home in Seal Harbor, ME for summers. Because of her many friends and family relationships in Maine, Mount Desert Island and Seal Harbor always held a special place in her heart.
While raising four children, playing host for her husband’s faculty and many local and international dignitaries, she made time to return to the university to finish her undergraduate degree in reading and bilingual education (BS ‘77), and continue on for two masters degrees (MEd ‘82 & ‘87), and a doctorate in school psychology at Temple University (PhD ‘89). At the time of her passing, she was a retired professor of school psychology from Texas State University.
Alicia will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Jay D. Scribner and her children, Jay (Karen), Kent (Suleyka), Samantha, Connie (Ryan) Shultz. She will also forever be remembered by her grandchildren, Pierce, Bo, Julian, Jacqueline, Sophia, Harper and Everett; her sisters, Irma Bravo, Consuelo and brother in law Germán Hernández; her nieces and nephews from Spain, the US and Mexico. Alicia was predeceased by her sister, Ruth, her parents, Luis and Consuelo, and husband Jay’s Aunt Bernice Pierce.
A funeral service honoring Alicia’s memory will be held on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 at 2:00 pm at All Saints Catholic Church, where Alicia was an active member, located at 5231 Meadowcreek Drive, Dallas, Texas 75248. The services will also be live-streamed. Interment of her cremated remains will take place at a later date in her family plot in the village of Seal Harbor, Maine on Mount Desert Island.
In lieu of flowers, the family invites donations to the Alicia Paredes Scribner Scholarship Fund for a student at All Saints Catholic Elementary School. Donations can be made online at: https://one.bidpal.net/aliciaparedesscribnermemorialfund/welcome or a check can be sent to: All Saints Catholic School, 7777 Osage Plaza Pkwy, Dallas , Texas 75252.
Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Alicia

Service Details

  • Interment

    Location
    Seal Harbor Cemetery
    Address
    Jordan Pond Rd
    Seal Harbor
    MOUNT DESERT, ME 04660
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Alicia here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Alicia Paredes Scribner by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
AG

alexander Y. Goriansky

Posted at 01:27pm
Dear Jay -
I am so sorry to have just read of the death of Alicia a month ago. I know it must be a great loss. It was not a very social summer and I missed seeing you. We hope for better next summer.

Alec Goriansky -
P

Patricia Morrison

Posted at 11:21am
I’m so sorry to learn Alicia has died. I went on many walks with her with the hospital wellness group. It was always such a pleasure to talk to her, she had many interesting things to say. She had a great love of her family and always looked forward to their visits. My sympathy to Jay and all the family. Pat Morrison
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: