Victor Manuel Munguia Valdivia, 72 of Union passed away on April 7, 2023.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation for Victor at the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Wednesday April 12 from 9-11 AM. A Funeral Service will be celebrated in the funeral home at 11 AM. Entombment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery.
Born in Lima, Peru, Victor earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of San Marcos. He practiced law in Peru for many years before immigrating to Elizabeth in 1988, and finally settled in Union in 2007. Victor worked as a criminal investigator for the County of Bergen until his retirement in 2020.
Victor had a passion for soccer, and enjoyed cheering for his favorite club, Alianza Lima, of which he was a fan member. Above all, Victor cherished time spent with his children and grandchildren.
Victor was the beloved husband of Maria; loving father of Victor Munguia, Mario Munguia and Omar Munguia; and devoted grandfather of Cassie and Leonidas. He was also the dear brother of Raul, Carlos, Luis, John, Pilar, Jackie and Maria.