MISSION, TX – Joel Alberto Torres, 27, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in McAllen.
He was born on Aug. 14, 1987, in McAllen to Joel Torres and Olga L. Leija. Joel Alberto Torres and graduated from La Joya High School in 2005.
Survivors include his parents, Joel Torres and Olga L. Leija; siblings, Jonathan, Andrew Torres and Daniel Rene Torres; stepfather, David Meza; and stepmother, Elsa Torres.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Armandina Leija.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, Sept. 8, at 1 p.m. at Lord and I Funeral Home in Penitas, Texas. Interment will follow at Lord and I Cemetery in Palmview.