July 18, 1937 ~ February 7, 2009
Horkay, Arthur Thomas, a 46 year resident of the South Bay, passed away on Saturday, February 7, 2009 in Torrance. Born in Chicago, Illinois, Arthur was 71 when he died. Arthur had served in the Army, was a member of Nativity Catholic Church, and received a Master's Degree from the University of Illinois. He worked for the City of Torrance as Director of Transportation for almost 30 years.
Arthur is survived by his daughter, Mary Lu Horkay of Austin, TX; daughter, Julie (Eric) Li Fo Sjoe of Covina Hills, CA; son, Thomas Horkay of Torrance, CA; son, Greg Horkay of Lake Forrest, CA; sister, Marion Montgomery of San Diego, CA; former wife of 25 years, Joan Shartle of Victorville, CA; and 6 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Lucille Horkay.
A gathering of family & friends will be held at Rice Mortuary in Torrance on Wednesday February 11, 2009 from 5 to 9pm. The Service will be held at Nativity Catholic Church in Torrance, time pending. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Covina Hills in Covina.
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