Nefra A. Munoz


Nefra A. Munoz, 82, of Moline, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at her home.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 1 p.m. at Vida Nueva Church at 335 5th Ave., Moline. Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 18, from 4-7 p.m. at Esterdahl Mortuary, Moline. Burial will be at Moline Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the family. 

Nefra was born on Aug. 27, 1935, in Lebu, Chile, the daughter of Alberto and Manuela Parra Huenteo. She married Manuel Munoz on March 26, 1955.

She worked at various nursing homes. Nefra was proud to be a minister's wife; she was an avid member of the Hispanic Methodist Church and enjoyed using her skills as a seamstress.

Survivors include her children, Jaime Munoz, Indiana, Patricia (Raul) Zepeda, Moline, Luis (Dawn) Munoz, Indiana, Daniel (Estela) Munoz, Rock Island, Esteban (Norma) Munoz, Rock Island, Rebeca Garcia, Moline, Moises Munoz and Carla Cabrera, Green Bay, Wis.; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and four sisters.

Nefra was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son and daughter.

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