Rosita Platisha

Rosita Platisha

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 and 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 video poker, card games, and spending time with family and 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 and Faith. She was the eldest of her sisters, Norma Lyons, Janey Kittell and Jinny Blandford. Rosita lived a long, happy life and she will truly be missed. A Memorial Service will be held in her loving memory this Saturday, January 19th at 4 p.m. Halverson, Stone, & Myers Mortuary 1223 Cravens Ave. Torrance, 90501. Please sign the guest book at

Funeral Home

Halverson, Stone & Myers Mortuary
1223 Cravens Ave Torrance, CA 90501
(310) 328-1223

Published in Daily Breeze on Jan. 16, 2013