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07/20/1931 - 05/20/2022
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Jose “Pepe” Torres, formally of El Paso TX, entered eternal life with our Lord on May 20, 2022, surrounded by his loving family in his residence in Albuquerque, NM. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Raquel Torres.
Pepe was born July 20, 1931 in Patzcuaro Michocan to Agustin and Librada Torres. Migrated to Los Angeles California when he was in his 20’s and worked for General Motors in Van Nuys California. Met his beautiful wife Raquel Mata of El Paso, Texas and married October 20, 1963. The two were lifelong companions and friends. They were blessed with two children; Jose & Diana
Pepe and Raquel were active members of Marriage Encounter while living in California and active members of the Movimeinto de Cursillos De Christiandad in El Paso, Texas. Pepe’s hobbies were dancing and dance competitions, traveling all over the world, and cars.
Pepe is survived by his children, Jose Torres (Elena) and Diana Torres. One grandson, Dominic Torres and grand fur baby, Chloe (AKA: Casimira as Pepe liked to call her) as well as two great grandchildren, Averie Rose and Dominic Jr. Brothers Miguel Torres and Salvador Torres (Sylvia) He is also survived by many extended family and friends to cherish and honor his memory
Pepe especially will be remembered by inspiring us to live happy lives, live life to the fullest and to be kind to others.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2022 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Rosary at 7pm at San Jose Funeral Home-East 10950 Pellicano Dr El Paso, TX 79935. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, June 3, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Marks Catholic Church 11700 Pebble Hills El Paso, Texas 79936.
Serving as Pallbearers: Jose A. Torres, Dominic J. Torres, Andrew Gallardo, Eduardo Gonzalez, Eduardo Hernandez, and Miguel Torres. Rite of Committal followed at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Services under the direction of San Jose Funeral Home-East.