Michael Louis Fucci, of Manhattan Beach, passed away among family and friends on July 1, 2014. He was born in Inglewood, CA on November 24, 1947 to Louis Michael and Una Hope Fucci. He graduated from Loyola University with a degree in history. He married Tina on November 29, 1974. A destined entrepreneur, he started Loyola Trucking at the age of 22, followed by Del Rey Trucking. Mike was passionate about history, politics, baseball, faith, family, and supporting numerous charities in Los Angeles. He and Tina traveled the world together and always looked forward to their next adventure. Mike is survived by his wife Tina; children, Kristin (Chris) Scherlacher and Patrick Fucci (fiancée Karin Long); grandchildren, Kate, Quinn and Brooke Scherlacher; sisters Maureen (Ron) Croft and Arleen (Bill) Reich. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the following organizations: Manhattan Beach Little League at mbya.org; Loyola Marymount University at lmu.edu; or the American Liver Foundation at liverfoundation.org. A Celebration of Life will be held at American Martyrs Church in Manhattan Beach, where he was a long-standing member, at 11am on July 12, 2014.

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  1. Tina, Patrick, Kristin, Maureen & Arleen, we are so very sorry to hear of Michael\’s passing. As we personally know, he was a great man, husband, father, grandfather and brother. Our condolences, prayers & thoughts are with you all through this difficult time. Tim & Jennifer Trovato

  2. It is with great sadness that the families of Manhattan Beach Little League note the passing of one of our most dedicated volunteers, 1991 President Michael Fucci.
    Little League in Manhattan Beach has been a constant success because all of his time and efforts.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

  3. So sorry to hear the sad news of Mike’s passing. To the Fucci immediate and extended family I send my sincere condolences. Mike was best friends with my husband Jim Rice. We all grew up in Westchester. Norma Bailey Highland, California

  4. Michael will be missed by friends and family. He was much too young to leave us. My thoughts and prayers are with his family at this difficult time.

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