April 26, 1918 ~ August 15, 2006
Ignatius Leonard Sinaguglia, "Lenny" to his many friends.
Lenny went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 15, 2006 at the age of 88.
He was the eldest son born on April 26, 1918 in Buffalo, New York to Concetta and Leonard Sinaguglia of Palermo, Sicily.
Lenny was an avid photographer for most of his adult life. He was a member of the South Bay Photography Club. He was also a member of the Son's of Italy, Centinella Valley Lodge #1991. He had been a member of the Holy Name Society for years then a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish. He was involved with the Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts many years ago with his sons and daughters. Lenny enjoyed camping, fishing and as a young man bird hunting.
Lenny is survived by his wife Mercedes "Nena" Sinaguglia whom he was married to for the past 56 years. He had four children. Sons Mark Sinaguglia and wife Pamela of Inglewood, CA, Brian Sinaguglia and wife Dolores of Torrance, CA. Daughters Judith Elwell and husband Jeffrey of Victorville, CA and Karen Sinaguglia of Torrance, CA
Lenny was blessed to have his Grandchildren Jessica, Jason and Cody and on Great-Grandson Brody whom he met for the first time on Saturday the 12th.
Lenny also leaves two brothers, Sam Sina of Las Vegas, Joseph Segal of New York and his sister Anita Nuccio of New York. His other sister Jean and brother Richard had previously passed away.
He was loved by so many people whose lives he touched over the rears and will be greatly missed.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests any donations be made to The Sons of Italy, Centinella Valley Lodge #1991, 1744 W. Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90501. Please put Attention: Scholarship Fund.
A memorial service and reception will be held on Tuesday, August 22 at 7:00 P.M., Rice Mortuary 5310 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
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