Garrison, Delores Mary Passed away on September 10, 2005, after a short illness. Born on October 30, 1924 in Garden Plain, Kansas, she is survived by two children, Shelley Garrison of Santa Monica, and Gary Garrison of Torrance, CA, a grandson, Christopher Garrison, and great-granddaughter, Kayah. She is also survived by her sister, Bertilla Simon of Topeka, Kansas. She was pre-deceased by her husband, Bill Garrison, in 1988. She was a long-time parishioner of both St. James parish in Redondo Beach and Nativity parish in Torrance. Dee, as she was known to her friends, lived in the South Bay for over 50 years and worked as assistant to the Head Librarian for the Redondo Beach School District for almost 20 years; she retired in 1986. In her retirement years, Dee volunteered at Hospice Thrift Avenue in Torrance, and enjoyed traveling throughout the world with family and friends. Services will be held at Nativity Catholic Church in Torrance on Friday, September 16 at 10:00 A.M.

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  1. Hi Gary, Art and I just wanted to let you know we were sorry to hear about your Mom. No matter what the circumstances, its never a pleasant time. Hoping everything else is going well for you. You’re in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Maureen and Art

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