Zulema P. Torres, 73, was called home on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at a Corpus Christi hospital. She was born in San Diego, Texas on March 15, 1943 to her parents, Mauricio and Ninfa Perez. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister , friend and neighbor who enjoyed spending time with her husband, children and family, she will be sadly missed by all. She was known as "the best Momo in the world".
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother; two sons, Orlando "Landy" Torrez, Roel "Roy" Torrez.
Zulema is survived by her husband of 58 years of marriage, Santiago "Jimmy" Torres of San Diego, Texas; two sons, Lionel (Rachel) Torres of Dallas, Texas and David (Cris) Torres of San Diego, Texas; one daughter, Jo Ann (Amando) Cadena, Jr. of Corpus Christi, Texas; two grandsons raised as sons, David Torres, Jr. and LeRoy (Clari) Torres both of San Diego, Texas; one brother, Santos (Yaya) Perez of Riviera, Texas; two sisters; several grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2016 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego, Texas. Interment will follow at the San Diego Cemetery #2 in San Diego, Texas.
Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at www.garzafuneralhome.com
Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas 361-279-3311.