Antonia A. Maldonado, 93, died Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City.

She was born June 13, 1925, to Jose and Justa Aguilar in Warda, Texas. He preceded her in death in 1977.

She married Anastacio Torres in Glen Flora, Texas, on Oct. 4, 1943. She moved to Garden City in 1966.

She worked as a CNA in the Home Health Industry and St. Catherine Hospital.

In addition to her parents and husband, she also was preceded in death by her son, Felipe Torres; and siblings, Domingo Aguilar, Julia Jimenez, George Janas, Jose Angel Janas and Thomas Janas.

She is survived by her children, Joe Torres of Garden City, and Leonor Salas of Wichita; siblings, Mary Jimenez and Margarita Landa; 15 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

A vigil service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, and a funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, both at The Church of God of the Firstborn, 2909 W. Mary St., Garden City.

Visitation will be at 2 p.m. to vigil service time Thursday and 10:30 a.m. to funeral service time Friday, both at the church. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials to the Antonia Maldonado Memorial Fund, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846. Condolences may be posted to