Raul S. Muñiz, 74, a native of Cuba and resident of Berwick, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Terrebonne General Medical Center.
Raul was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather, cherished by his entire family. He was born on April 16, 1944 in Carios Rojas, Cuba the son of Patricio Muñiz and Chena Sanchez Muñiz.
He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of 49 years, Elena San Miguel Muñiz of Berwick; two daughters, Kenia Robertson and husband Robby of Berwick, Karelis Pendarvis and husband Scott of Mandeville; four grandchildren, Patrick Robertson, Christopher Robertson, Wyatt Pendarvis, Emily Pendarvis; two siblings, Rolando Muñiz and Ruben Muñiz, several nieces and nephews, including his niece Giced Sotolongo and husband Luis Alberto of Cuba who were with him and the rest of the family during his final hours.
Raul was preceded in death by his parents, Patricio and Chena Sanchez Muñiz; four siblings, Rafael Muñiz, Rene Muñiz, Roman Muñiz and Reina Muñiz.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at St. Stephen Catholic Church with Monsignor J. Douglas Courville officiating Mass. A visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until Mass time and following Mass Raul will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.