Pedro Torres

Pedro Torres of Riverhead died May 14, 2024, in Puerto Rico. He was 60.

Born in Brooklyn Oct. 15, 1963, he was the son of Pedro and Ana Lydia Torres. On Aug. 15, 1987, in Brooklyn, N.Y., Mr. Torres married Valencia Peterson. He worked as a master butcher at Lombardi’s Market in Mattituck and Chubs in Patchogue.

Family said that Mr. Torres was a New York Mets and Giants fan and enjoyed cooking and listening to Bob Marley.

Predeceased by his father, Pedro Sr., Mr. Torres is survived by his wife, Valencia, of Riverhead; children Allen Braswell Jr. of Arizona and Jalisa and Nyah Torres of Riverhead; his mother, Ana Lydia Roman of Brooklyn; and siblings Diana Torres, Rosaura Torres, Beatriz Torres and Miguel Torres, all of Brooklyn; Ara Mitchel of Florida and Javier Torres of New Jersey.

The family will receive visitors Tuesday, May 28, from 10 to 11 a.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead, where a funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Cremation will be private.