Ryan Scott Gillingham
Ryan Gillingham passed away unexpectantly on March 13 in Torrance following surgery a few days earlier. He died peacefully with family and friends by his side and will be missed by all who knew him. Ryan was born in Los Angeles September 21, 1980 and spent his early years living in Lomita and Torrance. Ryan was active in scouting early in his life and attained the rank of Eagle Scout. He graduated from Torrance High School in 1999, completed training at the El Camino Fire Academy and graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a BA in communications in 2007. He was most recently employed as the marketing director at Republic Lagun Machine Tool Company in Harbor City. Ryan, and his fiancée, Jennifer Black love all things outdoors but sailing their boat from the Redondo Beach Yacht Club was their passion. In addition to Jennifer Black, Ryan leaves behind a large extended family including his father, Carl Gillingham of Redondo Beach, CA and mother, Linda Gillingham Marra of New Castle, PA. Please sign the guestbook at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on Mar. 28, 2013