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Lester C. TorreyLester C. TorreyAir Force LogoAmerican FlagTORREY

Lester C. Torrey, 75, of Edison Park.  Beloved husband of the late Lucia, nee Buffo.  Loving father of Denise (David Fonda, CPD, retired) Torrey, Maria (Joel, CPD) Bemis, Vincent (Laurel) Torrey, Annmarie (Alex) Mendez and Denamarie Torrey.  Proud grandfather of Samantha, Cody, Kacie, Skylar, Colin, Abby and Ava. Veteran U.S. Air Force. Graduate of IIT in Engineering. Member of Telephone Pioneers of America.  Longtime Scoutmaster  of  Troop #3965 and recipient of the Silver Beaver Award, a honor given by the Boy Scouts of America for distinguished years of service. Longtime active member of St. Juliana Parish.  Recipient of the Sister Remy Schaul Award at Saint Juliana Parish. Visitation Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 3:00 until 9:00 pm at the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago.  Family and Friends will meet Thursday 9:45 am at Saint Juliana Church , 7201 N. Oketo Avenue, Chicago.  Funeral Mass 10:00 am.  Interment Maryhill Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to American Diabetes Association, 30 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60602.  For information 877-631-1240 or