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Obituary for TORRES


Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Sunday July 07, 2013

TORRES, MARY G. age 86, a resident of Albuquerque, born March 24, 1927, passed away on July 5, 2013. Mrs. Torres is survived by her children, Catherine Leyba and husband, Ernest; Josie Lovato and husband, Eugene, Rick Torres, Judy Feldman and husband, Marty, Debra Torres and partner, Adele, Helen Garcia and husband, Jerry; fourteen grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; sisters in law, Stella Torres, Clara Torres; loving friends, Crusita Mora, Patricia Fairchild, Liz Vigil, Jimmy Bryant, Viola Montoya, Fr. Manuel Mendez; many other extended family members. Mrs. Torres was preceded in death by her husband, Andres L. Torres; son, Andy Torres Jr.; parents, Natividad and Catalina Garcia; son in law, Bob Devore. Mrs. Torres was a member of the Catholic Church, Missionary of Mercy Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity, Legion of Mary, Sacred Heart League, Eucharistic Adorer, Prayer Warrior and a Eucharistic Minister. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 9, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. by the Legion of Mary at St. Joseph on the Rio Grande Catholic Church, 5901 St. Joseph Pl. NW. Final visitation will be on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. with Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. Committal Service will be Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 11:15 a.m. at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Robert Mora, Jimmy Bryant, Amadeo Gallegos, David Lovato, Adam Alvarez and Mike Vigil. "To my wonderful son-in-law and caregiver, Gene Lovato, thank you. La Gorda." In lieu of flowers the family requests donation be made to A.P. S. Foundation, Duranes Micro Society, 6400 Uptown Blvd. NE, 87109. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guest book. Arrangements by: Gabaldon Mortuary Inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505) 243-7861