Sept. 23, 2011
Joe “Maelo” Torres, 83, of Honolulu, a laborer, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by sons Joseph Jr., Anthony, Alan, Manuel and William; daughters Diana Ricardio, Betty Ann and Shirley Mae Torres, and Cecilia A. Dias; brothers Albert and Jose Carrancho, and Leroy Pinero; sisters Theresa Harley, Gloria Alvarez, Jane Torres and Camelita Pinero; 42 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. today at St. Joseph Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.