Gloria S. Torres, 68, of Las Cruces entered eternal life Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born Feb. 10, 1944 in Santa Rita, N.M. to Lorenzo and Severa Chavez Saenz. Mrs. Torres was a homemaker. Those left to mourn her passing include her loving husband, Jose Ignacio Torrez of the family home; three sons, Teddy Joe and Michael Angelo Torrez both of Las Cruces, Eddie Paul Torrez of Silver City; a daughter, Valerie Renee Galindo of Phoenix, Arizona; a sister, Patsy Alexander of Hurley. Other survivors include twenty-five grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren as well as nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Frank C. Torres and a granddaughter, Margarita Torrez. At her request cremation will take place and no services are scheduled. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the
, Southwest Division, 10501 Montgomery Blvd., Suite 300, Albuquerque, NM 87111. Entrusted to Baca's Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces and Sunset Crematory. (575) 527-2222. For online condolences logon to www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces.com.