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Our beloved Pedro Torres, Sr., age 79, of San Marcos, Texas, was called home by our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.

He is predeceased by his wife, Beatrice Ramirez Torres; parents, Francisca Villerial Samarripa and stepfather, Sebastian Samarripa; siblings, Sebastian Samarripa Jr., Rudy Samarripa, Andrew Samarripa, and Margaret S. Estrada.

Pedro is survived by his children, Ernest Torres and wife, Becky, and Pete Torres, Jr.; grandchildren, Ernest Emilio Torres, Jr., Monica Barrera, Casey Barrera; great-grandchild, Rhianna Barrera; brothers, Carmelo Villerial and wife, Gloria; Juan Samarripa, and sister, Magdalena Rodriquez and a host of other family and friends.

The family would like to thank Hospice Austin for their care to Pedro.

The Torres family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Friday, March 31, 2017, at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home with a Rosary Prayer Service at 7:00 P.M. Funeral Service will be at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, April 1, 2017, in the Chapel of Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home with Deacon Richard Botello officiating. Interment will follow at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Memorial Park.

Honored to serve as Pallbearers are Tony Hinojosa, Sr., Tony Hinojosa, Jr., Eddie Hinojosa, Steven Williams, Casey Barrera, and Vincent Moreno. Ernest Torres, Jr., will serve as an Honorary Pallbearer.