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“Patsy and family, Fathers are special! Even when they are gone from this earth, they live on in our hearts forever. Remember all the good times...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Peggy Koskie - Fort Collins, CO

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Our families go way back to my childhood, many great memories of picnics, MAC club and fun gatherings. Thinking...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Sharon Sabala Alva - sterling, CO

“The Nila family would like to extend their condelences to the Torrez family. Our families go way back to Don Manuel and Dona Ruperta. I personally...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Russell Nila - North Platte, NE

“Anita, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. Linda ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Rodriquez - Ft.Collins, CO

“So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Our families go way back and we want you to know that even though we are not present in person we...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Mary E. Carrillo - Lochbuie, CO

“Patsy and family: I am so sorry for your loss of your father. He was a very sweet, kind and loving man and will be greatly missed. If you need...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Nicole Vasquez - CO

“I just want to let everyone know that we are very sorry for your loss and celebrate with you at the same time because you will all see Grandpa again...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Terri Mair - Fort Collins, CO

“Our deepest condolences to the Family...I remember when we were neighbors on 4th Ave and I used to babysit. Pat was a great Dad and I also remember...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Gabe & Libby Martinez - Sterling, CO

“God Bless you all ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa Lazzaretti & Family - CO

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Patrick Torrez, 72, of Fort Collins, passed away May 19, 2011. Patrick was born June 11, 1938 in Ovid, Colorado to Ruperta (Hernandez) and Manuel Torrez. He attended school in Ovid and graduated from the Ovid High School. Patrick married Carmen Serrato on November 21, 1959. They moved to Sterling in 1960, where he worked as a plumber, as well as worked for the Sterling Beef Plant and Sterling Lumber. They then relocated to Fort Collins in 1984, where Patrick worked and retired from Colorado State University and Krug Construction. He enjoyed watching the Broncos and Rockies games and he loved vacationing with his family. They often traveled together to South Dakota, Las Vegas, Black Hawk and numerous other places. Patrick is survived by his wife Carmen and four children: Anita Kilgore and husband Tony; Shirley Guerrero and husband Ruben; Patsy Kutchar and husband Jim; Leonard Torrez and wife Lisa; grandchildren: Chris, Krystina, and Jordan Guerrero, Patrick Richardson, Kaela Redfern, Tony Kilgore, Jr., Alana Kilgore and L.J. and Brett Torrez; great grandchildren: Cassie Mancuso, Essence, Angellina, Ciara, Donovan Guerrero, David Hawley, Alexis Kilgore, Blake Cole, and Tristan Richardson. He is also survived by his brothers: Pete (Jackie) Torrez, Sr., Raymond (Grace) Torrez, Manual (Lupe) Torrez, Jr. and sister Elsie Blea, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and various other family members. He was preceded in death by his brother Bill Torrez and his parents, Ruperta and Manuel Torrez. A viewing will begin 9:00am on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at Resthaven Funeral Home with Rosary at 10:30am. Funeral Services to follow at 11:00am. Interment Resthaven Memory Gardens. There will be a reception at the Resthaven Reception Center following the interment. Memorial Contribution may be made to the Colorado Special Olympics – Northeast Area in care of Resthaven Funeral Home, 8426 S. Hwy. 287, Fort Collins, CO. 80525

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