She was born on June 28, 1922 in Runge to the late Jesus Torres and Guadalupe (Molina) Torres.
Survivors include children: Robert Garcia (Mary) of San Antonio, Mary Rangel (Paul) of Victoria, Josie Rangel (Johnny) of Beeville, Raymond Garcia of Runge, Ramiro Garcia of Nordheim, Dora Baldera (Bone’), Frank Garcia (Felicita) of Runge, Janie Nunez (Henry) of Victoria, James Garcia (Norma) of Pleasanton, Linda Garcia (Juan) of Kenedy, and Debbie Gonzalez of Victoria; 33 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Francisco Garcia; brothers, Jesse Torres, Joe Torres and Alejandro Torres, and son, Perfecto Garcia.
Visitation followed a 7 p.m. rosary held Thursday Apr. 29, 2012. A funeral Mass was celebrated at 2 p.m., Friday Mar. 30, 2012 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Runge. Burial followed in the Runge Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Johnny Rangel, Jr., Chris Rangel, Johnny Rangel, III, Corey Gonzalez, Robert Garcia, Jr. and Timmy Nunez. Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home of Karnes City where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.