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Beatriz Munoz Obituary

Beatriz  Munoz
Beatriz Munoz

January 14, 1944 - April 1, 2017
Born in Tepatitlán, Jalisco, Mexico
Resided in Salinas, CA
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Beatriz Muñoz of Salinas, CA passed peacefully in her home on April 1, 2017, surrounded by loved ones whose lives were brightened by the light of her spirit.

Beatriz was born on January 14, 1944 in Tepatitlán, Jalisco, Mexico to José de Jesús Gonzalez and Vicenta Cortes Gonzalez. She and her husband, Anastasio Muñoz, moved to Salinas, CA in 1963, where they began their family and established treasured traditions that have continued to flourish for nearly five decades.

Beatriz dedicated over 20 years to the Diocese of Monterey, where she worked as the secretary of the Hispanic office. Beatriz was widely admired and cherished for her unparalleled generosity and kindness.

Beatriz is survived by her siblings, Jovita González de Carbajal, José Luis González Cortes, and Maria Guadalupe González de Sanchez. She was the devoted mother of Ricardo, Angélica, César, Alexander, and Arturo and loving grandmother of Brian, Jillian, Alejandra, Tanya, Marley, Nicolas, Carmen, Audrey, and Maximus, great grandmother of Allyson Perez. Beatriz was also very special to William "Bill" Parker.

Family and friends will gather on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 6:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. to honor and celebrate the life of Beatriz Muñoz a Rosary will follow at 7:00p.m. at Struve and Laporte Funeral Chapel located at 41 W. San Luis Street, Salinas, CA 93901.

Mass will follow on 10:00a.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Sacred Heart Church, 22 Stone Street, Salinas, CA 93901.

The final resting place will be Queen of Heaven Cemetery located at 18200 Damian Way, Prunedale, CA 93907.




Struve and Laporte Chapel
41 West San Luis Street
Salinas, CA US 93901
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Struve and Laporte Chapel
41 W. San Luis Street
Salinas, CA US 93905
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
7:00 PM
Funeral Mass
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
22 Stone ST
Salinas, CA US 93901
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
10:00 AM
Queen of Heaven Cemetery
18200 Damian Way
Salinas, CA US 93907
Wednesday, April 12, 2017