Mr. Tornatore died following a short illness at 11:31 a.m. Saturday, November 27, 2010 at Trigg County Hospital.
He was born April 22, 1929 in Buenos Aires, Argentina to the late Joseph Tornatore and Carmela Vecchio Tornatore.
He was a member of the Living Waters Church and was a retired Tool and Die Maker and Machinist having worked at Faultless Hardware, Pennyrile Machine Shop and Kentucky Machine.
He was preceded in death by one sister Maria Tornatore Monforte.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Gloria Tornatore of Cadiz; one brother, Joseph Tornatore of Parma, Italy; one sister, Elvera Tornatore Loschiavo of Riposto, Catania, Sicily; one son, Frank J. Tornatore (and wife Pat) of Hopkinsville; one daughter, Susan Tornatore (and husband Jerry Maxson) of Cadiz; two grandchildren, Jonathan Tornatore and Frank Joseph Tornatore II both of Hopkinsville; one step grandson, Zachary Monday of Clarksville, Tenn.; and on step great granddaughter, Madison Monday of Clarksville, Tenn.
Pallbearers are Jonathan Tornatore, Zachary Tornatore, Jo Tornatore, Jerry Maxson, Charlie Tinnin and Robert Jolly. Music provided by Clarissa King, pianist.
Memorial donations may be made to the Gideons International, P O Box 65, Cadiz, KY 42211 or to the Living Waters Church, c/o Bro. David Futrell, 2634 Donaldson Creek Rd., Cadiz, KY 42211.