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OBIT-Jesus Torres Jr.

MISSION - Jesus “Jesse” Torres Jr., 43, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at University Hospital in San Antonio.

Mr. Torres was born on Oct. 25, 1969 in McAllen. He was a graduate of La Joya High School and UTI Technical Institute in Houston.

Survivors include his wife, Vicky M. Torres; son, Jesus Francisco Torres; parents, Jesus and Consuelo Torres; brother, Daniel Torres; and sister, Melissa Cantú.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 10, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 5 p.m. and a rosary at 7 p.m. at Flores Funeral Home in Mission. The funeral mass will be held on Thursday, April 11, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens in McAllen.

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