Saddle Creek Logistics Services
LAKELAND - Anthony Torres, 47, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2014, as a result of heart failure.
Anthony was born February 12, 1966 in Manhattan, NY. He and his family moved to Lakeland in 1989. He was an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Air Force. Anthony was employed by Saddle Creek Logistics Services for 3 years, where he served as a truck driver.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 11 years, Jennifer Torres; son, Chase Torres; daughters, Savannah, Gabrielle, Rebekah and JLyne; parents, Miguel and Juanita Torres; brother, E. Michael Torres; sister, Cindy Valdes and her husband, Julio; and many other loving family members and friends.
Anthony's family will receive friends, Wednesday, January 22, 2014 from 5-7pm at Lakeland Funeral Home at 2125 South Bartow Highway in Lakeland. A celebration of his life will be conducted Thursday, January 23, 2014, at 10am at the funeral home. Interment will be conducted at 2pm at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell with military honors performed by members of the United States Air Force Honor Guard. Condolences may be made to Anthony's family at
Lakeland Funeral Home
2125 Bartow Road Lakeland, FL 33801
Published in Ledger from Jan. 21 to Jan. 22, 2014