Ignacio Torres, 81, of Snyder, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018.
Services for Mr. Torres will be Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Interment will follow in the Fluvanna Cemetery. A rosary service will be held Monday, April 2, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Miller Family Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Miller Family Funeral Home.
Mr. Torres was born July 31, 1936 in Villa Hidalgo San Luis Potosi, Mexico to Sebero and Nicanora (Garcia) Torres. He married Martha in 1952 in Mexico.
Ignacio was 20 years old when he came to the United States on the Bracero Program of 1951, (Mexican Farm Labor Agreement with Mexico). He served legal residency in 1965 and became a naturalized citizen in 1995. He moved to Santa Paul, CA in 1980 where he established Triple T Trucking. Mr. Torres retired in 2001 and then moved to Snyder.
He is survived by
his wife Martha Torres from Snyder
Maria Garcia and husband Jose Daniel of Snyder
Emily Ynguanzo and husband Frank of Snyder
Elaine Ruiz and husband Jesus of Santa Paul, CA
Jose Torres and wife Maria of Snyder
Ignacio Torres Jr. and wife Tina of Santa Paula, CA
Robert Torres and wife Monica of Austin, TX
Emmanuel Torres of Santa Paul, CA
He is preceded in death by his parents, 2 sons: Marcos and Rogelio Torres, 2) sisters Fidela Torres and Estefana Alonzo and brother Canuto Torres.