NEW BEDFORD: Humberto Pacheco Torres, 84, passed away on Friday, November 06, 2020 after a period of declining health at St. Luke's Hospital. He was the husband of 35 years to Maria Jose (Moniz) Torres and the late Maria Idalina (Franco) Torres.
He was born in Achadinha, Nordeste, St. Miguel, Azores to the late Joaquim Torres and Maria (Pacheco) Torres. Formerly employed as a Laborer at City of New Bedford, until his retirement.
He is survived by three daughters; Berta Rocha and her husband Jose of New Bedford, Iola Torres of New Mexico, Bertha Torres of New Bedford; three step-daughters Helena Kouta of New Bedford, Tina Vidal of Wareham, Virginia Vidal of Canada, Hilda Rebello of New Bedford, a sister Hilda Rebello of New Bedford. Also survived by eighteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 4 to 6 PM at the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford,
Please be advised that due to the Covid-19, there are strict guidelines that must be adhered to for the safety of everyone. You must wear a mask to be allowed entry to the services. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral mass on Thursday at 9 AM in Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, 136 Earle Street, New Bedford, however due to the current restrictions, only 100 people are allowed in the church at one time, and every one have to wear also a mask. Interment at St. John Cemetery.
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