Octaviana “Tana” L. Torres died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 in Corpus Christi.
She was born on May 30, 1934 in Falfurrias to Petra Sauceda and Manuel Longoria. Throughout her life she was involved in many activities: Columbian Ladies, Red Hat Ladies, St. Martin’s Altar Society, Mr. and Mrs. Social Club and El Dorado club. She also belonged to St. Martin’s Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roel “Roy” Amelio Torres, her parents Manuel Longoria and Petra Sauceda; her sister, Lydia L. Perez; and brother, Manual Longoria.
She is survived by her daughter, Rose Ann Cordero (Mike Amador); two granddaughters; her sister, Lee Pizano; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Viewing and Rosary were held on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019 at Turcotte-Piper Mortuary. Funeral Mass was held on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 at St. Martin’s Catholic Church. Burial followed at Chamberlain Cemetery.