Mark spent his childhood in Thousand Oaks, graduating from Thousand Oaks High School in 1989.
He attended Moorpark College before joining the US Marines. After military service he began his passionate journey in music, performing swing, jazz, blues, R&B, playing at top venues on the West coast and around the world.
He embraced life to the fullest, he knew no strangers.
He is survived by his parents Andrew & Gay Tortorici, his sister Debi Cherko and her husband Louie, and nephews Nick and Alex and niece Meighan.
Please help support the family now with your generous donation to the
Mark Tortorici Family Memorial Fund.
For more information, visit the Mark Tortorici Memorial Website.