Aurelia R. Torres, 90, died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008, in Arlington.
Aurelia was born to Juan and Antonia Rodriguez in Karnes City on June 16, 1917. She married Mr. Secundino Torres on Feb. 13, 1934.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three daughters, six brothers and one sister.
Aurelia is survived by her sister, Francisca Torres of King City, Calif.; eight children, Susana and Antonio Corral of Moses Lake, Wash., Lydia Torres of Arlington, Cristoval and Cleo Sandoval of Amarillo, Secundino Torres of Troutdale, Ore., Juan and Natalia of Quincy, Wash., Jesus and Diana of Centrelia, Wash., Aurelia Torres of Quincy, Wash., and Francisco Torres of Moses Lake, Wash.; 35 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren, 30 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday, Feb. 24 and 25, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at St.Peter Prince of the Apostles Catholic Church. Interment followed at St. Anthony Cemetery in Robstown.
Ramon Funeral Home Inc.