Teresa De Barros Torres, 75, passes away peacefully, at her home in Newark, NJ on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 with her loving sons by her side. She was born Vale Bouca, Arcos De Valdevez, Portugal and came to the United States in1969, resided in Paterson for 5 years and moved to the Ironbound Section of Newark.
Teresa was a Seamstress in Paterson for many years. She later worked for Shiffman Mattress in Newark. She was the owner of Casa do Predio Antiga cede do Sport Newark Benfica and Ironbound Café on Fleming Avenue in the Ironbound Newark.
Wife of the late Antonio Cerqueira Torres; devoted and loving mother of Gabriel De Barros Torres and Antonio Manuel De Barros Torres; cherished grandmother of Michelle Torres; dear godmother of Teresa Vagueiro and Catia Galvao.
Relatives and friends are welcome to visit the Buyus Funeral Home, 426 Lafayette St., at Wilson Ave., Newark on Sunday, April 23rd from 1-5 pm.
The Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, April 24th at Our Lady of Fatima Church in Newark at 9:30am. Interment Portugal.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital www.stjude.org would be graciously appreciated.
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