Anita Polanco Torrez,94 formerly of Gila, New Mexico, entered eternal rest on January 31, 2021 in Tucson, Arizona. A Rosary will be recited at 9:00am at San Isidro Catholic Church on Saturday, February 6, 2021. A Funeral Service will be held at San Isidro Catholic Church in Gila, NM on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 10:00am. Interment will follow at Gila Catholic Cemetery. Anita was born in Gila, N.M. as the oldest of eight children. She lived in Gila until she married Lorenzo Torrez in 1948. She is survived by a brother Candido and four sisters: Rosa Càsarez, Adelaida Provencio, Lorenza Polanco, and Maria Lovato. Also survived by three children: Yolanda Rojas, Roberto Torrez (Claudia) and Sally Aldaz(William). Nine grandchildren: Christina, Marisa, Chris, Diana, Willy, Jose, Mayra, Andres, Brianna. Nine great grandchildren: Angel, Christal, Bella, Lily, Makoa, Saory, Sammy, Amaya, and Eros Avelina. Anita and Lorenzo resided in Tucson, AZ for the last 45 years. She had a strong work ethics. Anita love to travel world wide. She will be sorely missed by all. Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, “A Loving and Caring Place to Celebrate, Honor, and Remember a Life Lived,” 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, New Mexico 88061. Phone 575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made at www.hbrightfuneral.net
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