MERIDEN - Aida Torres-Rodriguez, 84, of Meriden passed away Thursday, Dec. 11, 2013 due to complications of her heart and diabetes. She was surrounded by her loving family who always cared for her.
Born in Las Marias, Mayaguez along with her predeceased husband Alberto Torres-Rodriguez who welcomes her in his everlasting presence. She was the daughter of the late Juan Torres and Vicenta Cintron.
Aida is survived by her children, Amada Torres, Awilda Gonzalez, Betty Alvarado, Jose Torres and wife Virgen, and Natividad Rodriguez and husband Edwin; along with 24 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Aida is predeceased by her awaiting husband, Alberto; and her two sons, Narciso Torres and Albertito Torres; her brother, Reynaldo Sanchez; her granddaughter, Yvonne and her son-in-law Angel.
Her funeral service will be held Friday (TODAY) at 11 a.m. at the Stempien Funeral Home, 450 Broad St., Meriden. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects on Friday from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Stempien Funeral Home. To send an online expression of sympathy please visit www.stempienfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Aida may be made to
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to The
, 1463 Highland Ave., Cheshire, CT 06410.