Angel Torrez

February 01, 2001

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 tonight in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Angel Torrez, 2, of Imperial, who died from heart problems Monday in Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Imperial with the Rev. John Baggio officiating.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.

Angel was born March 7, 1998, in El Centro.

Survivors include his mother, Maria del Carmen Torrez of Imperial; grandfather, Maximino Torrez of Imperial; grandmother, Alice Rodriguez of Santee; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.


Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for James Robert Green, 73, of Brawley, who died Jan. 25 in Pioneers Memorial Hospital in Brawley.


Tommy and Jeff Green will officiate the services.

Burial will be in Imperial Valley Memorial Park in Imperial.

Mr. Green was born Dec. 23, 1927, in Merkel, Texas. He was raised in Texas, Imperial Valley, Simi Valley and Coalinga. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, stationed in Germany. He later returned to Brawley and married Carthell Graves on June 11, 1954.

He attended college in Coalinga, studying agriculture. He was a carpenter by trade and worked for many local farmers for many years.

He was a member of Brawley Church of Christ. He was active in 4-H and Future Farmers of America, first with his three children, then with his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Michael Green; and sister, Sarah Jo Brownell.

Survivors include his wife, Carthell Green of Brawley; daughters, Roberta Johnson of Brawley and Diana Goff of Oregon; son, Terry Green of Brawley; daughter and son-in-law, Doris Sue and Harry Haley of Washington state; brothers and sisters-in-law, Pat and Clydean Green of Brawley and Jerry and Delores Green of Texas; grandchildren, Melissa Green of El Centro, Julie Anderson of Janesville and Dustin and Michael Johnson, both of Brawley; great-grandchildren, Shane Johnson of Brawley and Hayley and Colby Anderson, both of Janesville; and numerous nieces and nephews.


Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Juan Luis Villavicencio, 6, of Blythe, who died in an auto accident Friday. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Saturday in St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Calipatria with the Rev. Amador Lopez officiating.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.

Juan Luis was born Sept. 28, 1994, in Brawley. He was a kindergartner at Margaret White Elementary School in Blythe.

He loved his teacher, enjoyed skateboarding and riding his scooter, playing video games and playing with his cousins and friends, according to family.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Juan Villavicencio, in 2000; and uncle, John Paul Flores in 2001.

Survivors include his mother, Veronica Flores of Blythe; father, Arthur Villavicencio of Imperial; brothers, Adrian Villavicencio of Brawley and Arthur Villavicencio Jr. of Blythe; maternal grandmother, Anita Flores of Calipatria; maternal grandfather, Luis Flores of Calipatria; paternal grandmother, Jenny Villavicencio of Imperial; maternal great-grandmother, Josefina Flores of Calipatria; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

A memorial trust fund has been set up at Valley Independent Bank in Brawley under account No. 003-335836.

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