MISSION – Virginia Rivas Muniz, 71, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg.
Mrs. Muniz was born on Nov. 3, 1947, in Mission.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Leonel Muniz Sr.; children, Leonel Muniz Jr., Edna Bustos, and Jason Muniz; siblings, Manuela Rivas, Samuel Rivas, Alicia Ramirez, Maria Buentello, Teresa Garza and Juan Rivas; and 10 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Angie Muniz; father, Samuel Rivas Sr.; and mother, Virginia Rivas.
A funeral mass was held on March 5 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Cremation followed.