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 - Funeral rites conducted for R.A. Torrey Funeral...
Funeral rites conducted for R.A. Torrey Funeral services for Russell Alexander Warren Torrey, a resident of Van Nuys from 1924 to 1960, were conducted yesterday at the First Presbyterian Church of St. Helena, Mont. The native of Newark. N.J., died Friday at Kaiser Hospital in Vallejo. He was 82. When living in Van Nuys, he was a draftsman for the old Robert Morton Organ Co. and then for 30 years was employed by Loe Angeles Dept of Water and Power. The veteran of World War I was a past commander of Van Nuys American Legion Post 193 and past vice commander of Los Angeles County Council and 20th District of the American Legion. Since his retirement and move to Montana, Mr. Torrey has been active in St, Helena civic affairs Surviving are his widow Hazel, son Russell Jr. of Redwood City, daughter Janet Torrey Newton of Bountiful, Utah, and five grandchildren. The family suggests those who wish may make memorial donations to the Presbyterian church or a favorite charity. Funeral notices BENNETT, Boxy L., of Chatsworth. passed away March 6,1977. Survived by her sons Russel and Benjamin Edward Bennett; daughter Frances Mathews; brother Raymond Riddle; sister Myrite Cadman; granddaguther Sheryl Dempsey; 2 great grandchildren. Services will be Wed., March 9, 1977,10a.m. atOakwood Cemetery Chapel. Interment Oakwood Memorial Park. Praiswater Sons Canoga Park Directors. BITTNER, Helen Pauline it Paul Benja- nia BHtMT, of Sylmar passed away March 3. 1977. Survived by sons Benjamin R. Bittner Paul Neel; daughter- Barbara Dorn. Helen Pauline Broberg. Debra Joyce Bravm, Karen Machell Alice Marie Bittner. Sister brothers of Helen Pauline Bittner are Rhoda Neel, Leona Smith, Alice Grant, Rev. Paul V. Thomas Neel. Relatives of Paul Benjamin Bittner are mother Marie Bittner, sisters Roberta Travanti, Geraldine Marie Mangola, Amy Elizabeth Justice. i I i KWSPAPERl

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  1. Valley News,
  2. 08 Mar 1977, Tue,
  3. Page 15

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