Funeral services for Petra Torres Tabares, 83, of Houston, will be held Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin with Rev. Marcos Elizondo officiating.
Mrs. Tabares was born December 10, 1936 in Mission, Texas, the daughter of Abrana (Salazar) and Isidoro Torres, and died Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at a local hospice facility.
Mrs. Tabares was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, who will be deeply missed by all who knew her. She was a Catholic by faith. She married Paul Tabares on October 21, 1957.
She is survived by her husband, Paul Tabares Sr. of Houston; daughter, Esmeralda Tabares of Houston; daughter, Rosa Linda Tabares of Houston; son, Joe Tabares of Lewisville, TX; daughter, Alicia Tabares of Pollok; son, George Tabares of Houston; grandchildren, Abran Sanchez, Jose A. Sanchez Jr., Paul Tabares III, Priscilla Tabares, Valeria Tabares, Veronica Tabares, Rocky Tabares, Guillermo Tabares, Marcos A. Morales, Alexander D. Tabares, and Victoria R. Tabares; daughters-in-law, Natasha Tabares and Lydia Tabares; sons-in-law, Antonio Morales and Jaime Rangel; niece, Jenny Alvarez; along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Tabares was preceded in death by her parents; and two sons, Paul Tabares, Jr. and Victor Tabares.
Visitation will be held from 12:00-2:00pm, Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin.
Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.
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