Maria G. Torres, 76, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at her residence in Brownsville, Texas.

Mrs. Torres worked at McDonald's for 27 years from which she retired in 2002.

She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, mother-in-law, friend, and by those who knew her.

Her favorite hobbies were playing bingo and loved caring for her grandchildren. Her faith, relationship, and love to Jesus Lord was above and beyond. She always greeted everyone with a loving heart and with open arms.

She will be dearly missed but never forgotten. She will always remain in our hearts and minds with beautiful memories to cherish forever.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Maria E. Torres; brother, Federico Moreno; husband, Ramon F. Torres; son, Jesus Torres; and her daughter, Rashel Cuevas.

Maria G. Torres is survived by her sons, Juan Torres, Raymond Torres, Jose Torres, Manuel Torres, and Jose G. Torres; 30 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Visitations started from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, and will continue from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. today, Friday, July 12, 2013, with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista.

A Funeral Mass will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church located on 555 W. Saint Francis St. in Brownsville, Texas, with a committal service to follow at RoseLawn Memorial Gardens.

Serving as pallbearers will be Juan Torres, Raymond Torres Jr., Jose Torres, Manuel Torres, Jose G. Torres, and Raymond Torres III.

Honorary pallbearers will be Noe Martinez, Julian Torres, Daniel Torres, and Zabrina Torres.

You may view the obituary, sign the guest book, and send your condolences online to Maria G. Torres's family at or

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista, cemeteries, mausoleums, and crematory, 125 McDavitt Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78521, (956) 541-5400. Dignity Memorial Provider.

Funeral Home

Funeraria del Angel Buena Vista
125 Mcdavitt Blvd Brownsville, TX 78521
(956) 541-5400

Published in Brownsville Herald on July 12, 2013