Janisch, Hilary Mathew a 48 year resident of Torrance, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2002 in Torrance. Born in Eden, South Dakota, Hilary was 74. Hilary was Known In the South Bay as ''Larry The Plumber''. He spent his vacation time visiting family in South Dakota and Minnesota. He also had a love for traveling to Las Vegas with friends. Hilary moved out to California in 1954 and loved life in Southern California so much he considered himself on vacation ever since. He is survived by his sons, David Janisch of San Diego, Larry Janisch of Phoenix, Gary Janisch of San Diego; and Daughter, Rebecca Bream of Ukiah. He is also survived by loving Grandchildren Crystal, Brandon, Stephanie, Austin & Alexandra. Visitation will be Thursday, September 19, 2002 from 4-8 PM with a Rosary Beginning at 7 PM at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd. in Torrance. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Friday, September 20, 2002, 10 AM at St. James Catholic Church, 415 Vincent St., Redondo Beach. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

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  1. I remember when Uncle Larry would come and visit us in Minnesota and we would have so much fun when he was in town. He will be missed tremendously.

  2. Uncle Larry was a wonderful person who will be missed greatly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. There are so many wonderful memories I would love share about my Uncle Larry. But the most special to me, was a couple of years ago at my Aunt Sis and Uncle Phil\’s 50th Wedding Anniversary. We talked about many things. He told me the story about how he had got the two(Sis & Phil)together. We had a wonderful conversation and shared a couple of dances. I can speak for my family when I say, Uncle Larry was a very special person. He will be greatly missed. We loved him dearly, he will always be in our hearts.

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