Capulin resident Paul Augustine “Augie” Muniz, 46, passed away April 24, 2013. Paul was born on September 19, 1966 in Alamosa, Colorado the son of Isidore Muniz and Louise Valdez Muniz.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus post 5512 in La Jara. Paul was a wonderful son, brother and uncle who enjoyed taking care of animals, he loved to read and spend time with his nieces and nephews.
Survivors include his mother Louise Muniz of Alamosa, CO; sisters Lucille (Adam) Resendes of Surprise, AZ; Annette (Al) Chacon, Marie (Ed) Chavez, Connie (Richard) Atencio, Khristina Roberto all of Alamosa, CO; one brother Anthony Muniz of Capulin, CO; twenty one nieces and nephews. He is also survived by numerous cousins.
Paul was preceded in death by his father Isidore Muniz, brothers Sider, Tom, Eugene and Toby Muniz.
Cremation was chosen and a Vigil Service with Recitation of the Rosary will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Capulin. A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, April 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM also at the St. Joseph Church in Capulin. Inurnment will follow at the Capulin Cemetery.
Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.