KINGSVILLE, TEXAS - Pedro “Pete” F. Torres Jr., a longtime resident of Kingsville Texas, went to be with the Lord May 24, 2017 following an extended illness at the age of 72. He was born December 4, 1944, in Alice, Texas to Pedro Torres and Jesusita Torres. Pete attended Alice High School and Del Mar College and worked in the oil fields, Mccords, Seascape, and Commerce One. Pete was always dedicated to his Christian faith. Pete was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoyed being outside with his cats admiring the outdoors reminding us that life's beauty lies in the simplest of things.
Pete was preceded in death by his brothers, Lee Torres and Eleazar Franco; sisters, Orfa Rodriguez and Oralia Franco.
Pedro Torres is survived by his wife, Manuelita “Michelle” Garcia Torres and her family, Noelia Rewoldt (Christian) of Dallas, Texas and their daughter, Amy Rewoldt of Dallas, Texas; and Nori McClintick (Andy) of Kingsville, Texas; two daughters, Corina Maldonado and Elizabeth Torres-Calderon (Jose Santiago) of Willis, Texas; grandchildren, Adrian Maldonado of San Diego, Texas, Abbica Maldonado of Corpus Christi, Texas, Marivelle Calderon of Willis, Texas and Marisol Calderon of Nashville, Tennessee; ex-wife and mother of his daughters, Lydia Torres of Willis, Texas; three brothers, Joel (Betty) Torres of Kingsville, Texas, Hiram Torres of Alice, Texas and Oseas (Olivia) Torres of Lubbock, Texas; five sisters, Orfa (Bob) Brewer of Little Rock, Arkansas, Joicila (Ramon) Quintanilla of Willis, Texas, Dora Franco of Alice, Texas, Loida Gelista of Alice, Texas and Reeva Garza (Joe) of Alice, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be held Saturday May 27, 2017 from 5 till 9 p.m. at Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas with a prayer service to be held at 7 p.m. that evening. All his friends and family are invited to celebrate his life. Services to conclude in the chapel.
Funeral arrangements entrusted with ROSAS FUNERAL HOME, INC.