SEBRING, Ohio – Christine A. Muniz 76, of Sebring passed away at her home on Sunday, September 3, 2017 surrounded by her family.
Christine was born in Alliance on June 21, 1941 the daughter of the late Peter and Dorothy (Speaks) Zucchero.
She retired from Sebring Local Schools after 28 years of service. Christine worked as a volunteer at Alliance Community Hospital.
She enjoyed sewing and quilting and was a member of the Goshen Township Schoolhouse Stitchers. Christine loved canning, traveling to historical places and reading. Above all things she loved her family and friends. She was a devoted wife, mother, sister and grandmother.
Christine is survived by her husband of 28 years, Ramon Muniz; her children, William (Laura) Halterman of Colorado, James Halterman of Akron, Ramon (Denise) Muniz of Leetonia, Lonnie (Tammie) Muniz of Salem, Gina (Garry) Evans of Salem, Shelly (Scott) Weiland of Ravenna, Denise (Ed) Baddeley of North Georgetown and Jennifer (Bobbie) Bircher of Alliance. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, Tyler Evans, Jacob, Zack and Mitch Baddeley, Jessica Halterman, Nikki Halterman, Nicole Miller, Amber Brink, Josh and Melissa Muniz, Devon, Colin and Shane Bircher; several great-grandchildren; a brother, John Richard Zucchero of Las Vegas and a sister, Janet (Doug) Smith of California.
A private family graveside service will be held at Mount Union Cemetery in Alliance.
Family and friends are invited to join her Celebration of Life Memorial service to be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 16 at Beechwood Christian Church on Easton in Alliance with Mark Black officiating.
The family would also like to request that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Hospice of Alliance.
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio (330) 938-2526.