June 26, 1928 - January 12, 2013
Rosita comfortably passed away in her home late Saturday evening, January 12, 2013 with her family by her side. She was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina where she lived as a young girl before moving to Montana & then to California where she met the love of her life, Emil Platisha who she was happily married to for over 62 years.
She enjoyed an over 35 year career working as a nurse for Dr. Harrison McCandless until she retired some years ago. She was a long-time resident of the city of Torrance. She also enjoyed playing video poker, card games, & spending time with family & friends.
She is survived by her sons Randy (daughter-in-law Virginia) and Brian (daughter-in-law Yvonne) and her four grandchildren Emily, Jacob, Rebecca, & Faith.
She was the eldest of her sisters Norma Lyons, Janey Kittell, & Jinny Blandford.
Rosita lived a long, happy life & she will truly be missed.
A Memorial Service will be held in her loving memory this Saturday, January 19th at 4pm Halverson, Stone, & Myers Mortuary
1223 Cravens Ave. Torrance, 90501