Geronimo Garcia Torres, 71, of Dilley, died on Friday, March 18, 2022, at his home. He was born on March 28, 1950 in San Antonio to Aciano Torres and Maria Garcia Torres.
He is preceded in death by his parents, siblings Aciano Torres Sr., Andres G. Torres, Eulalio G. Torres, Aciano G. Torres Jr. and Maria G. Torres.
Geronimo is survived by his wife Petra Gonzales Torres, children Sorina Gonzales Torres, Velma Gonzales Torres, Thelma Torres, Geronimo Torres Jr., Camelia Torres Martinez (Ruben), Emilio Torres (Lori) and Yvonne Torres, siblings Jose G. Torres (Lucia), Gonzalo G. Torres (Donna), Anna M. Salazar (Carlos), Lucy T. Martinez (Samuel), Pedro G. Torres (Melinda), Manuela T. Zapata, Janie T. Charles, Lupe Torres, Aciano Torres Jr. (Angie) and Jesus Torres. He is also survived by 35 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers included Emilio Torres Sr., Emilio Torres Jr., Juan J. Garcia, Fernando Sambrano Jr., Ruben Martinez, Armando Martinez, Anthony Rodriguez, Adan Garcia and Honorary Pallbearer Emiliano Aciano Torres.
Visitation was held on Thursday, March 24 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels in Dilley from 3 to 9 p.m. A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was held on Friday, March 25 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at the Millett Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels, Pearsall.