Nicolas Pena Cruz, 31, and Cristina Muniz Cruz, 26, both of Chillicothe, died on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.
Rosary will be held at 7 a.m., Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Smith Chapel in Chillicothe. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m., Monday, June 9, 2014 at Smith Chapel in Chillicothe, with Deacon Art Casias officiating.
Nicolas Cruz was born on Sept. 10, 1982 in Cadereyta DeMontes, Queretaro, Mexico. He was the son of Claudio Cruz and Faviana Pena. He married Cristina Muniz on March 15, 2014 in Vernon. He moved to the United States from Mexico in 2007. He was a Catholic and was employed at the Mahard Egg Farm. He is survived by his parents, Claudio Cruz and Faviana Pena of Mexico; one daughter, Joselyn Cruz, and two sons, Emmanuel Cruz and Rafael Muniz of Chillicothe.
Cristina Cruz was born on July 24, 1987 in Matamoros, Tamualipas, Mexico. She was the daughter of Ignacio Muniz and Juana Bautista. She married Nicolas Cruz on March 15, 2014 in Vernon. She moved to the United States from Mexico in 2005. She was a Catholic and was employed at the Mahard Egg Farm. She is survived by her parents, Ignacio Muniz and Juana Bautista of Chillicothe; one daughter, Joselyn Cruz, and two sons, Emmanuel Cruz and Rafael Muniz of Chillicothe; one brother, Ignacio Muniz Jr. of Chillicothe, and two sisters, Paula Muniz and Jessica Muniz of Chillicothe.
Online condolences may be made at sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.