ESPYVILLE, Pa. - Jacob I. Munoz, 23, died, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Born Aug. 1, 1990, in Watsonville, Calif., he was a son of Michele Lynn Rakijasic Munoz; she preceded him in death on July 4, 2012.
He graduated from Linesville High School in 2009. For five years, he has served this country in the U.S. Army Reserve 475th Quartermaster Company in Meadville.
He had been working at AutoZone in Meadville for the last year.
Jacob was a member of the Meadville YMCA and enjoyed physical fitness. In his spare time, he loved working on cars and motorcycles. He was a very active member in a Subaru club.
Survivors include his grandmother, Doris (Richard) Kelley, a brother, John (Dana) Bumbas, and two nieces, Celina and Siera Bumbas, all of Espyville; and many aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Michele Lynn Munoz; his grandfather, Frank Rakijasic Jr.; and his great-grandparents, Andrew and Sophie Kuriatnyk and Frank and Anna Rakijasic.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Royal-Coleman Funeral Home, 6028 U.S. Highway 6, Linesville, Pa.
A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. today at the funeral home with the Rev. Chris Hamlett officiating. Full military honors will be provided by the Huidekoper Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2006.
Inurnment will be in All Souls Cemetery in Cortland.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family in care of Royal-Coleman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 823, Linesville, PA 16424.
Please share a condolence or memory of Jacob for the family at royalcolemanfuneralhome.com.