Jan. 27, 2014 SOUTH BEND - Dr. Rogelio A. de la Torre has passed away in Miami, FL, on January 27th at the age of 87. A longtime resident of South Bend, he was a Professor at Indiana University South Bend until his retirement in 1994. Prior to 1960, he had been a Professor of Law at the University of Havana in Cuba. Following retirement he remained active in cultural and academic organizations, hosted a weekly radio program, and published numerous works including three books of Poetry. He is survived by his children Lourdes, Roger and Maria, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Published in South Bend Tribune on Feb. 9, 2014