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Pedro Ruben Muñoz

September 19, 1920 ~ September 14, 2018 (age 97)

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Obituary

MISSION / ROMA-.  Pedro Ruben Muñoz was called to the presence of the Lord on September 14, 2018.  He was born to Benito Muñoz+ and Isabel Garza+.  He is preceded in death by his late parents, wife - Dionicia Sanchez+ and a son Benito Muñoz+, 1 sister and 2 brothers.

He served honorably as a WW II Veteran with the US Army.

He was well known as a specialized heavy equipment operator mastering the art of the motor grader/finish man.  He was employed to be the Texas Highway Department in Rio Grande City, Texas for 20 years.  Due to his illiteracy, his state exams were given verbally.  He was considered and respected as the #1 motor graders operator in Starr, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg, and Zapata Counties.

He also worked with El Quiote Construction and several individuals whom would hire him to operate their motor graders.  In 1979 he along with his sons established his own trucking company In Central Texas.

He enjoyed raising livestock, riding horses, family gatherings and DANCING.

He is survived by his son, Jose Ruben Cano, Benito+ (Norma) and Roberto (Melida) Muñoz, 2 Daughters Maria de Los Angeles Moreno and Ana Maria Sanchez Grandchildren Esteban, Marissa, Fermin, Marc, Erik, Delissa Muñoz and Myrna Lopez, 15 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-granddaughter.

Visitation will be held September Monday 17, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home in Roma, Texas. Time of funeral mass and Burial is Pending for Tuesday.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
September 17, 2018

1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home
101 AR Sanchez Sr. DR.
Roma, TX 78584

Recitation of the Rosary
Monday
September 17, 2018

7:00 PM
Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home
101 AR Sanchez Sr. DR.
Roma, TX 78584

Funeral Mass
Tuesday
September 18, 2018

10:00 AM
Holy Family Mission Catholic Church
102 Francesca Ave.
Roma, TX 78584

Cemetery
Tuesday
September 18, 2018

4:00 PM
Los Saenz Cemetery
Hwy 83
Los Saenz, TX 78584

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