Stella M. Torres was born on January 10, 1920 in Ora Grande, California. She passed away peacefully on June 18, 2018 in Merced, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Manuel and Fermina Torres, her older brother, Louis Torres, her younger brother, Mann Torres. She resided in Merced and went to school through High School here.
She worked for Bardini’s and Montgomery Ward’s for 32 years until she retired. She had many co-workers there she also cherished as friends and loved working with them. She lived in Merced for 87 years. Stella often commented to her sister Rose, she wished she could have spent more time with her family in the bay area. She leaves her sister, Rose Sneed and 2 nephews and 7 nieces. She was loved by all her family and friends and will be missed by all of them. Stella was a devoted Catholic and has gone to Heaven to be with God her heavenly father.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 4-8pm at Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home in Merced. Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Calvary Cemetery in Merced.