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Mary Van Hyning
Mary Van Hyning (Mary Margaret Ford), a 44 year resident of Torrance, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Torrance. Born in Red Wing, MN, Mary was 64 when she died. Mary was an artist of life, always sprinkling a little bit of love into everything she did. Whether it be cooking, painting, tending to her prize winning roses, or reading sci-fi and fiction novels, always ready to discuss. A collector of strays, dogs, cats and most of all, humans in need, starting with her son John. Mary was an amazing Mother, Grandmother, Wife, Sister, and Human. Her wit, charm, and beauty will always be remembered by every spirit she touched. Mary is survived by son, John DeTemple of Hermosa Beach, CA; grandsons, Logan and Quinn DeTemple; sisters Patty, Martha, Rebecca, Bonnie, Beth and Brenda; and brothers, Mike and John Ford. She was preceded in death by husband David Van Hyning and parents, Bonnie and Charles Ford. The Service will be held at St. Lawrence Martyr Church on Friday March 7, 2014 at 2:00 pm. A reception follows at the Cheesecake Factory from 3:00 until 6:00 pm. Burial will be at Sea. Go to the mortuary's website, www.LAfuneral.com to send the family messages and share memories. Sign the guest book at www.dailybreeze.com.


Published in Daily Breeze on Mar. 6, 2014
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