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Roger J Torres

April 13, 1951 ~ January 28, 2022 (age 70)


Roger J. Torres Sr. was welcomed home by mother: Margaret Torres, father: Nick Torres, brothers: Mike and Jessie, sisters: Nick, Lillian, and Lisa.

Survived by wife Esperanza Torres and children Lily Torres, Roger Torres Jr., Manolo Torres, and Charlie Torres; Tristan Bland (grandson), sisters: Sara, Deanna, Laurie (Michelle), Monica (TJ), Ann, and many more family and friends.

Roger J. Torres Sr. was born on April 13, 1951 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado and was raised in Moab, Utah. On January 28, 2022 he passed away at Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital in Elko, Nevada. He moved to Nevada and worked at Newmont Gold Mine for more than 30 years and retired. He was a miner, mechanic, and handyman. Roger loved maintaining and cleaning his yard, and to help others fix their stuff. He liked to joke around and have fun. Roger liked outdoors, fishing, camping, swimming, traveling, riding his motorcycle, 4-wheeling, listening music; and he loved to God. 

Thank you to all the staff of NNRH, nurses and doctors.

He will be cremated at Burns Funeral Home in Elko, Nevada. 

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