Maria Rodriguez Torres, 67, passed away Sept. 11, 2011.

She was born Aug. 24, 1944 in Bishop to Natividad and Eva Martinez Rodriguez. She was a homemaker and member of Monte Sinai Christian Church in Robstown.

Torres was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Daniel Rodriguez.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Jesus Torres Sr. of Robstown; five children, Jesse (Santos) Torres Jr. of Robstown, Cynthia (Reynaldo) Martinez of Brenham, Eva Torres of Robstown, Noelia Torres, of Austin, Roger Torres of Robstown; two brothers, Samuel Rodriguez and Isaias Rodriguez, both of Robstown; three sisters, Rosa Garcia of Houston, Guillerma Caballero of Robstown and Eva Lopez of Bishop; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held Sept. 14, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Eloy De Leon of Monte Sinai Christian Church officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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