Digna Alicia Torres

April 10, 1938 - April 27, 2023

04/10/1938 - 04/27/2023

Past Services

Sunday May 07, 2023
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel
929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 482-3311 | Directions

Digna Alicia Torres, 85, passed away on the afternoon of April 27, 2023.Digna was born to the late Flor and Auria Torres on April 10, 1938 in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

After moving to Manhattan, New York, Digna married her husband, Carlos DeJesus, and started her family. Digna was a member of the Holy Rosary Church in New York City. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 31 years; and children Carlos DeJesus Jr. and Ruben DeJesus.

She is survived by her children Franklin DeJesus, Lillian DeJesus, Steven DeJesus, and Donna DeJesus Ortiz and an ever growing number of grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 7, 2023 from 2-5pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake Chapel.

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Kim Broughton
11 months ago

Frank you and your family are in my prayers. I am so sorry for your loss, my heart breaks for you all. I know words provide little comfort in these times. I pray God brings you comfort and peace.

Michael Grey
11 months ago

Our deepest condolences go out to you and your family for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Paris Ingram
11 months ago


My heart goes out to you and your family during this very difficult time. I pray for the peace and comfort of your family.


Liza Andrade
11 months ago

Sending my deepest condolences to the entire DeJesus family, a family I’ve know almost all my life. Digna- thank you for allowing afterschool playtimes in your home and for always treating me like part of your family. May you rest in eternal peace.

The Cruz sisters
11 months ago

Dear DeJesus family,
Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beloved Digna. Her legacy has left a beautiful imprint on our hearts and we will always cherish the sweet Wagner memories. We pray that God brings you comfort and peace during this difficult time.
With love & sympathy,
Yolanda, Yvette, Amanda & the memory of our dear sister Sandra, who is now watching over us from heaven.

11 months ago

I will forever miss my DeJesus mom. She was the best…made me a DeJesus. She was my second mom. From my Taylor side of the Familia to my DeJesus side of the family…we all send love and sympathy with the passing of “my mom”. One family, mourning the loss of a great lady.

Doris Revilla
11 months ago

One of many loving Wagner moms!!!
Forever in our Hearts

Siobhan Kelley
11 months ago

Grandma rest without pain and peacefully.

Israel Quitcon
11 months ago

Diana was/is a mover, she influenced many of us…our mother by default…loved her cooking and how she showed tough love..
She is in my heart til I meet our maker!

Lissette Casanova
11 months ago

My deepest condolences to the DeJesus Family, R.I.P.