Obituary: Juan Antonio Torres Jr., 57, Of Middletown

John Ruggiero

MIDDLETOWN, CT - (From From Biega Funeral Home): Juan Antonio Torres Jr., 57, of Middletown, beloved husband of Elizabeth Torres, died Monday, December 14, 2020, at Middlesex Hospital.

Juan was born in Bronx, NY, son of Juana Rivera Torres of Bridgeport, and the late Juan Antonio Torres, Sr.

Juan was an avid guitarist, who loved playing for friends and family especially the light of his life, his grandson, Amir.

Besides his wife and mother, Juan is survived by his daughter, Nesera Torres, two sons, Joel Torres and Joshua Pino both of New Hampshire, a sister Nellie Torres of Bridgeport, four brothers Alexander, Orlando, and Samuel Torres all of Middletown, Chad Lawrence of Middletown, and his only grandson, Amir Antonio Crockett.

Friends may call at Biega Funeral Home 3 Silver Street, Middletown CT, Saturday from 1 to 2 pm.

Funeral services will follow from 2 to 3 pm.

Because of the Covid restrictions the attendance for the service is limited to thirty.

Those who wish may send memorial contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept 142 Memphis, TN 38101.

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This article originally appeared on the Middletown Patch