Luis R. Tortola son of Francisco and Piedad Tortola, went home to the Lord on the early hours of Sunday, November 17, 2013 at the age of 69. He was peacefully at home and surrounded by loved ones. Loving husband to Blanca R. Saenz for 49 years, father of 8 and grandfather of 13. Born and raised in Guatemala, he immigrated to this country in the early eighties and quickly became an exemplary patriot citizen and man of faith through hard work and devotion. He brought happiness and laughter to many with a humorous personality and radiant smile. He was loved dearly and will be missed tremendously. A peaceful viewing will be held Thursday, November 21, 2013 at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503 at 6:00pm with a short reception to follow.

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  1. Grandpa! You will be missed and loved down here on earth. I will remember you always in my heart!!!! I promise from here on out to make you proud!!!!! I love you and know you are watching down on us from heaven! I will remain strong for our family and be there for each of them from here on out! I love you and thank you for being the best grandpa!!!!!!

  2. Dear . Daddy i will missed you . I love you very much

    some day we will meet again in heaven. with all our family members
    Christ gave us the choice . to have have hope and a new life .

    your are my best friend ever

    thank you for being my dad

    Luis Rodolfo Tortola your son

  3. To my dearest viejito lindo, I have many fond memories that I will hold and cherish in my heart forever. I’m so grateful to my Lord that I had the opportunity to have known you. Our Lord held onto

    your hand and never let you go. He stood by your side and walk with you into his kingdom. The angels rejoiced in heaven as you walked through the doors of heaven. We will truly miss your presence here but we all know that your in a better place enjoying the grace of our Lord. I will long for you and know that someday we’ll meet again and dance to the angels songs and worship together to our Lord.

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