Abel Torres

Abel Manuel Torres

Wednesday, June 25th, 1958 - Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Abel M. Torres
Jun. 25, 1958 Jun. 12, 2020

Abel Manuel Torres, 61, of Waco, Texas passed away Friday, June 12, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Celebration of Life service will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday June 27, 2020 at OakCrest Funeral Home, with Pastor Andre Chapa officiating.

Abel was born on June 25, 1958 in Waco, Texas to Victor Manuel and Frances (Garcia) Torres. He attended Waco schools and graduated from T.S.T.C. He loved being around his family and friends, and enjoyed life. Abel was a loving son, husband, father, and grandfather. He was the youngest of a family of four, one older brother, and two sisters. Abel met and married the love of his life, Dora Gonzales.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother Anthony (Tony) Torres, several aunts and uncles.

Abel is survived by his loving wife, sons; Abel Ser Torres, and his children, Alexandria and Olivia; Vincent Matthew Torres and wife Danielle and their children, Vincent, Nicholas, Matthew, and Deja; Ruben Joe Vasquez, Jr., and his children, Jonathan Vasquez, Autumn Vasquez, Aalyssiah, Addison, Caiden, Micha, and Eden; and his two loving sisters, Cookie Torres and Candy Melendez; as well as many cousins, and friends.

Please note that all regulatory requirements, including mask usage and social distancing will be strictly observed. A maximum of 50 guests will be allowed in the funeral home.
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    Saturday, June 27th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Saturday, June 27th, 2020 2:00pm
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
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Robert Flores

Posted at 07:57pm
Priscilla, Candy and Family of Abel, my sincere condolence

barbara delarosa

Posted at 04:15pm
Our sincere condolences, our thoughts and prayers are with the family and may God bless all!
David and Barbara De La Rosa

Yvonne Perez

Posted at 12:04pm
Yvonne Perez , Dora, my sincere condolences and prayers are with you and your family.

Cathey Bennett

Posted at 11:49am
We were saddened to hear of Abel's passing. He was such a kind and loving person, always greeting us with a smile. Our thoughts and prayers are with Dora, Abel, Vincent, Reuben and family during this difficult time. May God give you comfort and strength in the coming days.

Rick and Cathey Bennett

Colin H. O'Neill and Family

Posted at 02:37pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
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