Obituary: Orcina Mota Torrez Oct. 20, 1935 – June 30, 2022

ORCINA MOTA TORREZ Oct. 20, 1935 – June 30, 2022

Orcina Mota Torrez was born on October 20, 1935 in Ajo, Arizona.

She passed away after an extended hospital stay on June 30, 2022. She was 86 years old.

Orcina is survived by her daughter, Nicole Torrez (boyfriend Justin Peruzzi); son Wayne Torrez and grandson Jacob Torrez. She is also survived by her brothers and sister; Edumundo “Mickey” Mota, Horacio Mota (Hortencia Mota) and Roberta Moore (Donald Moore). Orcina had many nieces, nephews, and godchildren who were very special to her.

Orcina was a loving and caring Mother who was involved in all aspects of her children’s activities. She will be remembered for her kindness and the love she showed everyone.

Orcina had been a resident of White Rock (Los Alamos) from 1978-2020, 42 years.

Orcina will be buried with her husband Jeff H. Torrez at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe, NM at a later date.

Funeral Mass is scheduled for 10:00 AM on July 22, 2022 at St. Daniel the Prophet Catholic Church, 1030 N Hayden Rd. Scottsdale, Arizona 85257.

The Torrez family would like to thank all of our friends and family for their support and love they have extended to us during this time.

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