Life Story / Obituary
November 3, 1960- December 21, 2021
Ernesto “Ernie” Muñoz, age 61, passed away Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Ascension All Saints Medical Center. He was born in Racine on November 3, 1960, son of the late Rosalio and Francisca (Nee: Saldvar) Muñoz.
Ernie was a graduate of Washington Park High School “Class of 1979”. He was an avid Packer fan, movie enthusiast and enjoyed playing checkers. Ernie’s greatest joy came from spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, ability to make new friends in any setting, his generosity and much more.
He was loved dearly and will be sadly missed by his children, Kira Muñoz and Tony Muñoz; three grandchildren, Juniper, Arthur and Ophelia; siblings, Teri Vallin, Carol Muñoz, twin brother Eddie Muñoz, Lionel “Leo” (Yolanda) Muñoz; nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Gonzales and two brothers, Ross Muñoz, Jr. and Ricky Muñoz.
A Memorial Service celebrating Ernie’s life will be held at the funeral home, Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 6:00 PM. Relatives and friends are welcome to meet with the family for Visitation on Wednesday at 4:00 PM until time of service.