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Obituary for Otilia Torres

Otilia Torres, 98, beloved wife of the late Rogelio Rodriguez, died on Friday September 25, 2020 at her home with her loving family by her side.

She was born in Orocovis, Puerto Rico on June 20, 1922 to the late Herminio and Petronila Torres.

She was a parishioner at St. Rose of Lima Church and a member of the Legion de Maria. Otilia loved music, dancing and family gatherings. She was a woman of strong faith.

Otilia is survived by her four daughters, Gladys Colon, Irma Colon, Angelita Alicea and Benita Alicea-Quiles and her husband Arcenio, her son, Ismael Alicea and his wife Annie. She is also survived by thirty grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sons, Josean, Victor, Israel, and Thomas and all of her siblings.

Family and friends are invited to attend callings hours to be held on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main Street, Meriden. A graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Cemetery, 250 Gypsy Lane, Meriden. For online condolences please visit