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“Dear NickiI just heard of your Father's passing, and I am deeply saddened by your loss. ~Michelle ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Michelle Myers Glower - Sarasota, FL

“Dearest Cathy, I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved husband. I admire and respect the good example and duration of your long marriage. You...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Janice Garrone - Pittsburgh, PA

“Nikki, as I read the condolences of many friends and family, I was struck by one that described your dad as the "ultimate gentleman's gentleman;...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Carole Smith - Kildeer, IL

“Sorry to hear of the passing of Mr.Torchia. He was a great coach and father to his girls. My condolences to the family. ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Shelly Gannon - Pittsburgh, PA

“My condolences to the Torchia family. I was saddened to hear of Coach Torchia's passing. He was my high school football coach at Bishop Boyle High...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Ed Bronowicz - Elizabeth Township, PA

“Cathy and Family - I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your wonderful father. Please accept my sincere sympathies. ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Wally Stapleton - Indiana, PA

“Cathy, Bob, Cam and family: Our condolences on your loss. Hoping that time and good memories will ease the pain of losing such a wonderful man....Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Cathy, Bob, Cam and family: Our sincere condolences on your loss. Hoping time and good memories will help keep his spirit alive and ease the pain of...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Nikki, John and your entire family- we send all our love and prayers to help you through this difficult loss. We hope you find strength in the...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Cathy and family - So sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories at this difficult time. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Jen Nock - Parknavy - White Oak, PA

“Mrs. Torchia, Gina, Nicki, Cathy, and grandchildren, So sorry to learn of your loss. It made me think back to when I first met Tom, 54 years ago...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Tom Welch - South Fayette, PA

“Dear Cathy, Gina and entire Torchia family, My heart aches for you all. I know how much love you have for your beloved husband and dad. trust that...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: erin king - BRIDGEVILLE, PA

“Dear Cathy and family,Our deepest sympathy to you and your family at this difficult time. May your cherished memories provide the comfort you need in...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Joan & Ed Nock - Pittsburgh, PA

“So very sorry for your loss. Such a wonderful man. ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Nancy Semerdjian - Wilmette, IL

“Too short a time our lives shared the same space...Dan and Rena Dombrosky send their prayers and best wishes to Cathy andall their extended family.....Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Dan and Rena Dombrosky - Roanoke, VA

“Dear Marie DelSardo and Blair Family. We express our sincere sympathy to your families on the loss of your dear relative. May his soul and the...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Charles Anderson - Souderton, PA

“My deepest sympathy on the passing of Tom. Tom and I had the privilege of distributing Holy Communion each month at St. Clair Hospital to the...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Our deepest sympathy to the Torchia family. Sending prayers . . . Joyce and Joe McDonough ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Tom,Janet and I extend our deepest sympathy and condolences to you and your family. ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Art Ruprecht - Pittsburgh, PA

“Prayers and blessings to the Torchia Family. RIP Uncle Tom.With deepest sympathies,Mary and Ralph Cindrich and family ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Mary and Ralph Cindrich - PA

“I can only imagine the hole this has left in all your hearts. I'm so sorry about the passing of your husband, father, grandfather. I know I felt...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Sally Faulkner - Evanston, IL

“Dear Nikki, Deepest condolences to you and your entire family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Deepest Regards,...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Justine Janowski - Chicago, IL

“Sincere condolences to the Torchia family. SHC '67 ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: John DeLallo - Bethel Park, PA


Age 81, of Scott Twp, on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Beloved husband of 54 years to Mary Catherine (Oliverio) Torchia; son of the late Tomasso J. and Angela Torchia; loving father of Gina (Mike) Thomas, Nicole (John) Fernandez and Cathy (Bob) Suman; brother of Marie DelSardo, the late Carmen, Frank, and Joe Torchia; grandfather of Michael, Matthew, Zachary, Johnny Maximo, Enzo Luciano, Rocco Antonio, Cameron, Madison, and Maura. Tom was a graduate of Washington and Jefferson University with a degree in Mathematics and Engineering. He taught in Pittsburgh Public Schools, South Catholic High School and was a football coach and teacher at Bishop Boyle. He then was employed by General Electric where he retired. He was a longtime active member of St. Bernards Church, Mt. Lebanon, a referee for 50 years in both football and basketball on the high school and collegiate levels. He was an avid golfer, but most enjoyed his time with his family and friends, but most especially his grandchildren. Friends welcome THURSDAY 6-8pm and FRIDAY 2-4, 6-8 p.m., WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp 15220. Mass of Christian Burial SATURDAY 11:30 a.m. in St. Bernard Church, Mt. Lebanon. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. www.slaterfuneral.com

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