Martinez, Mary Rose, a 54 year resident of Torrance, passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2007 in Torrance. Born in Los Angeles, CA, Mary was 82 when she died. Mary was a member of St. Catherine Laboure as well as attended services at St. Anthony's and Nativity. Mary worked at Bank of America as a bank and vault teller for over four decades. Long time fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Galaxy and the US National Soccer teams. She is survived by Daughter, Patti Cook of Gardena, CA and Son, Dan (Sharon) Martinez of Redondo Beach, CA. Grandchildren Kevin Cook (Diedra), Greg Martinez, Jimmy Martinez and Great grandchildren Demetrius, Kody, London and Paris Cook. Preceded in death by husband Edward Martinez. The graveside service will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery on Thursday, July 19, 2007 at 11:00 A.M. Burial will follow. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to Trinity Hospice Care (Cerritos) 17315 Studebaker Rd. #101, Cerritos, CA 90703 in memory of Mary Rose.

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  1. Patti and Danny – So very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing – she was quite the woman. I have many fond memories of our families sharing time together courtesy of Little League all those many years ago. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your families. The Whittaker Family

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