Rosa Torres, 70, formerly of Meriden, former wife of Ralph Torres, died on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Autumn Lake Health Care in New Britain. Born in Puerto Rico on March 30, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Rafael Angel and Maria Luisa (Pagan) Perez.
Ms. Torres was employed by the United States Post Office. She is survived by one daughter, Lina Tabury and her husband, Peter; two sons, Robert Torres and his wife Lisa and Paul Torres; nine grandchildren, Delaney Kimball, Sophia Wodatch, Ashley Torres, Jozlyn Torres, Paul Torres II, Jayden Torres, Devyn Torres, Landyn Torres and Graesyn Torres; one great-granddaughter, Chastity Dargan; two sisters, Daisy Saez and Carmen Mojer; four brothers, Rafael Perez, Eddy Perez, Wilfredo Perez and Pete Perez. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden. Burial will be in Puerto Rico. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday prior to the service from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Avenue, Meriden, CT 06450.