Maria Torres-Nuñez, 90, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at home with her family at her side.
She was born June 10, 1922, in El Platanal, Michoacan, Mexico to Pedro Torrez and Natividad Nuñez. She has resided in The Dalles, Ore., for the past seven years and attended St. Peter Catholic Church. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and cooking.
She is survived by her children Esther Sapien and Beneda Torres, nine grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Pedro, children Alejandro, Jose, Jesus, Raul, Pedero, Agustin and Salvador, and one grandchild.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, Feb. 23, at 1 p.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church followed by interment in St. Peter Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the care of Spencer, Libby and Powell Funeral Home.
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