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Elida Torres
Elida Torres
Elida Torres

Obituary of Elida Yanez Torres

Elida Yanez Torres passed away on February 2, 2020 surrounded by her family.  She was born on June 21, 1930 in Rancho La Palma, Tamaulipas, Mexico to Ramon and Josefa Yanez.  Elida has lived in Salinas since the 70’s.  She was a wonderful cook and made homemade tortillas every day.  She loved family gatherings and babysitting her grandchildren.  Elida was always the first one to dance and enjoyed trips to the casino.  She also enjoyed knitting and sewing.  She will be dearly missed.

Elida was preceded in death by her husband, Sixto Torres; son, Romeo; and grandson, Jorge.  She is survived by her children, Sixto Torres Jr (Imelda), Enrique Torres (Josefina), Celina Padilla (Ariel), Moises Torres (Isabel), Elida Valenzuela (Ramon), Mario Torres, Jaime Torres (Cecilia); and 21 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren. 

A visitation will be Thurs., Feb. 6th from 1pm-9pm with a Rosary service at 7pm at Healey Mortuary Chapel.  A Funeral Mass will be Fri. Feb. 7th at 10am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Salinas. 

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Thursday
6
February

Visitation

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Healey Mortuary Chapel
405 N. Sanborn Rd.
Salinas, California, United States
831-424-1848
Friday
7
February

Funeral Mass

10:00 am
Friday, February 7, 2020
St. Mary of the Nativity Church
424 Towt St.
Salinas, California, United States
Friday
7
February

Graveside

11:30 am
Friday, February 7, 2020
Queen of Heaven Cemetery
18200 Damian Way
Salinas, California, United States
831-449-5890

Rosary Service

A Rosary will be prayed at 7pm the night of the visitation at Healey Mortuary Chapel, Thurs. Feb. 6th.