Eric de Torres
Eric de Torres, 57, of Holland Township, NJ, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at St. Luke's Warren Hospital in Phillipsburg, NJ.
Born March 9, 1963 in Englewood, NJ, Eric grew up in Englewood Cliffs, NJ. He moved to Holland Township, NJ over fifteen years ago. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY. Eric began his career working for his family's business, Metro Packaging, a business started by his father in 1964. He worked there for thirty-two years until the company was purchased by Graphic Packaging International in Wayne, NJ, where he continued to work as a Senior Manager Graphic Services. Eric had a huge love of home, friends and family. He was an avid foodie and loved to cook, some would say he should have been a chef. He also enjoyed scuba diving and skiing.
Son of the late Manuel and Aileen (Diaz) de Torres, Eric is survived by his beloved wife of seventeen years, Emily E. (Holtan) de Torres, his two step sons, Michael Peluso his wife Sarah Risken of Illinois, and Peter Peluso of Colorado, three grandsons, Milo, Remy and Nico, his brother Armand de Torres and his wife Alicia of Kinnelon, NJ.
Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ.