MISSION – Carlos Jaime Torres Cardenas, 64, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 in Reynosa, Tamps, Mexico.
Mr. Cardenas was born in General Teran, N.L., Mexico on Aug. 12, 1954, and became a resident of the United States in 1955. He attended school in Lodi, Calif., and served in the U.S. Army from 1972 to 1976 at Fort Bragg, N.C. He worked as a mechanic, handyman and a guardsman at TMF.
Survivors include his children, Marcella Becerra, Tammy Mosqueda, Domingo Mosqueda, Carlos Mosqueda, Robert Mosqueda, Sammy Mosqueda and Michael Mosqueda; mother, Virginia C. Torres; siblings, Alfredo Torres, Isaac Torres Jr., Graciela Rivera, Norma Treviño, Mirna Guerrero and Lucila Martinez; and 18 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his father, Isaac J. Torres, and brother, Oscar Torres.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Rivera Funeral Home in Mission. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 12 p.m. at Iglesia Adventista del Septimo Dia on Inspiration and 495. Burial follows at the RGV State Veteran’s Cemetery in Mission.