Juanita Munoz, 65, of Rotan passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019 in Rotan. A funeral mass will be held at 2:00 pm. Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rotan; burial will follow in Belvieu Cemetery. Visitation and rosary services will be held from 6-7pm, Tuesday, December 10, 2019 in the Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home Chapel; the rosary reading will begin at 6:30pm.
Juanita was born November 8, 1954 in Rotan, Texas to Juan Manuel and Socorro (Guerrero) Ortiz. She was a lifelong resident of Rotan and worked for the Senior Citizen Center where she retired in 2015. In her younger years she was a CNA for the Rotan Nursing Home and worked at Allsups. Juanita enjoyed cooking, flowers and sewing. She loved her family and was so proud of her grandchildren. Her favorite thing was spending time with her family and friends during the holidays. She was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Juanita was proceeded in death by her husband, Rodrigo Munoz; parents, Juan and Socorro Ortiz; three sisters; one brother; one brother-in-law; and one niece.
She is survived by three sons, Santos J. Munoz, Rojelio D. Munoz, and Leopoldo Fuentes; four daughters, Socorro V. Munoz, Carmelita Diaz, Marie R. Munoz, and Emilia M. Garcia; three brothers, Manuel Ortiz, Guadalupe Ortiz, and Martin Ortiz; fifteen grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.