Baby daughter of Todd Merrill and Gina Pesapane, died at Torrance Memorial Medical Center on Sunday, January 1, 2017. She is survived by her parents of Hawthorne, CA; paternal grandparents, Andrew Merrill and Annick (Vaal) Moore; maternal grandparents, John and Sandra (Brown) Pesapane; paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Merrill; maternal great-grandparents Alfons Vaal and Simona Robinson; Uncle John Pesapane; Aunt and Uncle John and Amanda (Merrill) Gaessler and cousins John and Thomas. The services will be held at 10AM on February 2nd at Rice Mortuary in Torrance, CA with the burial immediately following in the Green Hills Memorial Park of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.

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  1. I’m so very sorry for the loss of your precious Emma. It is my hope that as time passes, you all will find the needed peace and comfort. (Jeremiah 29:11/2 Corinthians 1:3,4)

  2. Todd, Gina – words cannot express my sorrow at hearing of your loss. In Emma’s memory, we have made a donation to Children’s Hospital.

  3. Todd & Gina: I am so sorry for this loss. Words cannot express the sorrow. Emma will have a special place in my heart.

  4. Todd and Gina, We are so very sorry for your loss. You guys are in our thoughts and prayers and we wish you peace with time. We will remember Emma in our hearts forever. We love you! John, Mandy, John and Thomas Gaessler

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