Hugo Hector Munoz Chavez, 73, of Sunnyside went to the Lord peacefully on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 in Cihuatlan, Jalisco, Mexico. Dad passed away with his loving family beside him.

He was born Sept. 7, 1936 in Cihuatlan, Mexico, to Mr. and Mrs. Felipe Chavez.

In 1980, he migrated to Sunnyside, with his family, where he spent most of his years working in agriculture.

He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, gardening and playing cards with his sons. He especially enjoyed traveling to California and Washington to spend time with his two daughters and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Graciela Chavez; three sons, Hugo (Alma) Chavez, Ismael and Horacio (Katrina) Chavez; two daughters, Lorena (Romeo) Hernandez and Norma (Ramon) Acevedo; and his grandchildren, Vanessa, Maribel, Hugo III, Sophie, Mariah, Cassandra, Lyzette, Jadah, Angel, Jacob, Jolysa, Jadrien, Ava Jolie and Ramon Jr.; and great-grandchildren, Jazmyne, Mariah, Isaac, Amyaa, Ebony and Leylah.

Memorial services and a celebration of his life will be held Friday, June 18, 2010, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sunnyside. Burial was held in Mexico.


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