Antonia Z. Torres

Antonia Z. Torres, 96, of Uvalde died on May 3, 2014, in Uvalde. She was born on Sept. 11, 1917, in Hondo to Rosa Morales Torres and Jose Torres. She married Eutimio Torres on Feb. 7, 1930, in Hondo. She is survived by four daughters, Julia Guzman, Elida T. Moreno, Andrea T. Moreno and husband, Jesse R., and Antonia Rios, all of Uvalde; two sons, Gilberto Torres and wife, Maria, of Uvalde and Alejandro Torres and wife, Sulema, of San Antonio; four sisters, Rita Gamez of Iowa, Maria Acosta of Uvalde, Angelina Del Rio and Emma Pesina, both of San Angelo; 24 grandchildren; many greatgrandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband; two sons, Valentin Torres and Eutimio Torres Jr.; two sisters, Clara Terrazas and Consuelo Garza; son-in-laws, Victor Guzman Sr., Horacio Moreno and Joe Rios; daughter-in-law, Erika Torres; three grandchildren, Albert Alvarez, Noelia Perez and Jesse T. Moreno Jr.; and three greatgrandchildren, David Musquiz, Joshua Alvarez and Arturo Bermea Jr. A vigil was held on May 4 at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held Monday at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Uvalde Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers were Tony T. Moreno, Victor Guzman Jr., Richard Torres, Gilbert Torres Jr., Raymond Torres and Robert Torres. Honorary pallbearer was Albert Moreno. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
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