Eduardo "Ed" Torres died May 1, 2008 in Payson, Ariz. at the age of 73.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Angela, two children: Dora and Carlos and five grandchildren; two sisters, Rachel and Irene and his brother Lawrence. Services were held Monday, May 5 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home and Tuesday, May 6 at St. Philip Catholic Church.
Described by family members as a gregarious person who never met a stranger. He was well liked by a large sector of the Payson community. Proof was the hundreds of people attending his services. Loved by his family and friends, he will be missed greatly.