Antonio A. (Tony) Torres

TORRES, Antonio A. Tony

Antonio A. (Tony) Torres, long time resident of Azusa. Entered eternal life on January 14, 2013 peacefully at home. Born June 13, 1928 survived by his wife Eldemira Torres, of 62 years and his sister Rosamaria T. Leyva (Juan). Served in U.S. Army Korean War. Tony was a retired Cross Country Truck Driver. Owner of Carmen's Restaurant in Azusa. Tony was known for his sense of humor, knowledge, and courage. Always putting a smile on someone's face. Preceded in death of his only son Antonio A. Torres Jr., his sisters, Juanita Pulido, Beatrice Aguiniga, Rachel T. Sanchez, Mary Aguiniga, and his brother Cleoifas Cruz. "You will be greatly missed" We Love You. Services Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 9:00am St. Frances of Rome Church, Azusa, CA. Interment to follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery Rowland Heights, CA. White's Funeral Home, Azua assisting the family

Published in San Gabriel Valley Tribune on Jan. 18, 2013