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In Loving Memory June 10, 1971 - October 31, 2014


Mark Tortorici passed away on October 31st, 2014 as a result of a fatal car accident.


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.


Service will be held Sunday, November 9, 2014, at 2:15 pm at one Church Rd at St Patrick's Episcopal Church, in Thousand Oaks, Ca 91362.


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