LUIS A. TORRES KNOX, IN Luis A. Torres, age 64, of Knox, formerly of Gary, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Gloria of 45 years; three children: Lisette Torres of Chicago, Jose "Luisito" Torres of Whiting, and Marisol (Darnell) Drake of Crown Point; four grandchildren: Savannah Everson, Darnell "DJ" Drake, Jacob Drake, and Jozaya Torres; four brothers; six sisters; two aunts; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents: Confesor Torres and Francisca Bonilla; special grandparents who raised him: Saturnina De Jesus and Jose Bonilla; and brother, Ricarte Perez. Luis was a retired U.S. Steel employee with 35 years of service. After retiring, he used his saved money to purchase his farm house in Knox, where he loved and raised all types of animals. His passions were his animals, assisting others with their animals, and volunteering his time helping his family and friends. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Family and friends may call at the Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service, 2700 Willowcreek Road, Portage, Friday, February 28, 2014 from 2:00-7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 PM with Elder Ed Anderson officiating. Cremation will follow services. Family and friends may share an online condolence or memory at: www.pruzinfuneralservice.com
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PRUZIN BROTHERS FUNERAL SERVICE - Portage
2700 Willowcreek Road Portage, IN 46368
Published in The Times from Feb. 26 to Feb. 27, 2014