Judy I. (Schinkey) Torres, 59, of LaSalle, passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.
Funeral services will be 12:00 Noon on Monday, February 4, 2013 at Mueller-Pagani Funeral Home in LaSalle with Rev. Paul Carlson of the LaSalle Catholic Parishes officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in LaSalle. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until the time of services on Monday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Torres was born June 5, 1953 in Danville to Frank and Norma (Blakey) Schinkey. She married Antonio R. Torres on February 9, 1996 in Ottawa.
Mrs. Torres was a very caring woman who loved her family, friends and animals, especially her cats. She will be dearly missed by all who loved and knew her.
Survivors include her husband, Antonio; one son, Michael (Paula) Shelton of Marseilles; two step-sons, Anthony and Rafael Torres; three grandchildren, Justin, Kayla and Nicholas Johnson; two great-grandchildren, Zain and Zaleigh Piccatto; one sister, Toni Torres of LaSalle and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Vickie Weitzel; her brothers, Ivan, Russel and Danny Schinkey; two brothers-in-law, Ramon and Juan B. Torres; one niece, Barbara Russell; one nephew, Christopher Lucas and one great-nephew, Noah Trujillo.
Memorial donations may be directed to the family.