Funk, Herbert a 36 year resident of Torrance passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2006 in Torrance after a long battle with Lewy Body disease. He was born on August 24, 1930. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Maria Funk of Torrance; children Herb (Candy) Funk, Karen (Ray) Robinson Tom (Carly) Funk and Lori (Andrew) Pirie all of Torrance; along with six grandchildren. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, August 1, 2006 at 10:00 AM at St. James Catholic Church, 415 N. Vincent Street in Redondo Beach. Burial will follow with procession to Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Herb's name to the Alzheimer's Association.

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  1. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Maria and your family for your loss. Herbert was a kind man and we feel priveledged to have had the opportunity to know him during the years we lived on Agate Street Apt B. With our deepest sympathy, Michelle and Jennifer Elliott

  2. Maria and Family, On behalf of Ron and I, we wish to send you our most heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your cherished husband and father, Herb Sr. I didn’t know Herb Sr. as well as Ron did, but what I do know is he was a gentle, caring man who seemed to always be smiling. We were touched and blessed that you both shared in our wedding celebration in Las Vegas. We will always remember him in kind heart and joy for both Herb Sr. and you, Maria, being with us during that special time of our lives. As time passes, may your sorrow lighten and your fond memories and love for Herb Sr. bring you smiles once again and warm fuzzies in your hearts knowing that you were all honored to have him in your lifes. Much love to all of you from us. Ron and Carol Brannon

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