Elizabeth Marie Torquato

May 1, 1928 ~ December 18, 2021 (age 93)


Torquato, Elizabeth Marie, “Liz”, 93, Windber, passed away December 18, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born May 1, 1928 in Grazier, PA, daughter of the late Peter and Wanda Miguet. Preceded in death by twin brother, Peter; brothers, Joseph, Michael and Raymond; sisters, Helen and Sophie. Survived by loving husband of 69 years, John “Jack” Torquato; daughters, Jeanne married to John Kolson; Nancy married to Mark Crist; and Terri married to Bob Williams; sons, Albert Torquato; and David Torquato; 7 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; sister, Julianne Yarnell; also by numerous nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Lucky. Elizabeth retired as a garment worker for Best Form. She was a devout Catholic, faithful member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Windber, where she served in Choir. She also served in the Senior Choir at the Senior Center, and enjoyed cooking, baking and her flower garden. Family will receive friends from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 22nd. at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home, Windber, where vigil service will be held. Funeral mass will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. Thursday, December 23rd. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Windber, Fr. Rod. Committal St. Anthony Mausoleum, Windber. Her family requests masks to be worn. The family wishes to thank the caregivers at Windber Hospice for their outstanding care, especially volunteer Carol. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Windber Hospice in her memory.  

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December 22, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home, LLC
1312 Graham Avenue
Windber, PA 15963

Funeral Mass
December 23, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church (Windber)

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