August 28, 1925 - May 9, 2017 Michiko Ann Torii, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away peacefully on May 9, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Seiichi. She is survived by her six children, John (Sherrie), Frances (Hiroji), James (Angelita), Catherine (Tracy), Mark (Stacey), and Thomas (Christine), as well as her 13 grandchildren, her brothers, Peter and Paul, her sister, Sr. Ann Teresa, and many nieces and nephews. She lived a long, blessed life always surrounded by family and friends. May she rest in the peace of Christ. There will be a rosary on May 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm at Lighthouse Memorials & Receptions - McMillan Center, 1016 W. 164th St., Gardena, CA 90247. A celebration funeral Mass will be on May 27, 2017, at 10:30 am, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 1050 W. 163rd St., Gardena, CA 90247. As our mother preferred, the family will be in casual attire.

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  1. Oh, how I love this photo of my friend and neighbor and I loved her. I will miss her so much. Thank you for all my “scrubbies”! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. Rest in peace Michi.

  2. My thoughts are with you, Fran, and your family at this difficult time. My deepest sympathies,

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