Elizabeth Vasquez-Torres

Mrs. Elizabeth Jeanette Vasquez Torres, born June 27, 1961 in San Antonio, Texas, passed away on Monday, October 14, 2013 at the age of 52. She was a 1979 graduate of Harlandale High School, and a 1984 graduate of University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio with a Bachelor Degree in Nursing. She was preceded in death by her mother, Herline Guerrero Vasquez, and is survived by her husband, Louis Torres; step-daughter, Nadia Torres; granddaughter, Naydalline Deleon; grandson, Jaidan Deleon; Father, Joseph Edward Vasquez; sisters, Evangeline Beatrice Vasquez, Esther Ann Estrada and husband Mauricio; nephew, Michael Joseph Estrada; niece, Bridget Celine Estrada and nephew, Zachary Estrada; step-sister Dalia Leal and nephew, Mark Anthony Leal and wife Larissa; great niece, Serena Marie Leal and great nephew, Mark Anthony Leal Jr.; Uncle Augie and wife Lucy; and close family friend, Priscilla Galvan and best friend Ida Robbins. A very special "Thank You" to the family of her liver transplant donor. Because of their gift I/we were able to enjoy having Liz an extra 12 more years. Thank you to the Transplant team, the ICU physicians and nurses at University Hospital. Visitation will be held on Thursday evening, October 17, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at The Angelus Funeral Home. Visitation will resume on Friday, October 18, at 2:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 6:00 PM in The Angelus Chapel. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, October 19, at 10:00 AM in The Angelus Chapel. Interment will follow at Mission Burial Park South. In lieu of flowers we are asking that our family and friends consider donating to: Katie's Roadside Rescue, PO Box 761082, San Antonio, Texas 78245, [email protected] Liz loved our four legged friends and always wanted to help them anyway she could. Please help her help them. Donations will also be accepted at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the Vasquez-Torres family at www.theangelusfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by:

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1119 N SAINT MARYS San Antonio, TX 78215
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Published in Express-News from Oct. 16 to Oct. 17, 2013