Family Login:

Share This Obituary

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers

Memories & Candles

“We worked with Julie at Care. She will be missed. Prayers for your family.vw ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Doug and Barb Cannon - griffith, IN

“We had a great time together in high school with the group we hung out together with still have some great pictures from some of those Times, we'll...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Cheryl Molden, Von Braunsberg - TX

“sorry for your loss. I know it has been years but I remember her smile and she was always nice to me, may she rest in peace. ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: jim perrin - cedar lake, IN

“Julie, you will be missed, I enjoyed working with you at Care and have a lot of memories, you were always so kind to me. Your heart is as big as...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Glenda Adams - Highland, IN

“I am so sorry to hear of Julie's passing. I worked with her at Lake County Public Library. She was so good-natured and easy to talk to and was a...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Dorothy Bishop - HObart, IN

“My deepest condolences to Mrs. Tortorici, Jeanine, and all of Julie's family. May Julie's Memory Be Eternal. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Gail Andjelich (Briggs) - Munster, IN

“My deepest sympathies. Dorothy, although it has been a few years since we last visited, I will never forget the kindness and generosity of your...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Frazier - Toronto, ON

“What can I say. She was aunt Julie. No blood relation, but she was a part of my family. Always fun and enjoyable to be around. I saw someone said...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Jeremy Swart - Crown point, IN

“Julie was one of the nicest people I ever met. So sorry that she had to leave us so soon, she will be missed. My heart goes out to her family and...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Laurie Koblesky - Villa Park, IL

“I first met julie while working at DNRC in dyer, she was our pharmacy rep an truly one of the sweetest gals ive ever met, she truly did light up the...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Joda Barta - GRIFFITH, IN

“I have fond memories of Julie as a bubbly and fun classmate, Brownie and Girl Scout mate at Ascension. My condolences to Mrs. Tortorici and family. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Anne (Carvlin) Bridges

“I am so sorry to hear of this loss. Julie always had a smile on her face and such a loving and free-spirited attitude. She will surely be missed by...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Carole Loniewski - LaPorte, IN

“I will miss her laugh the most ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Dan Koblesky - Cherry valley, IL

“Many prayers to Julies mom and family. We have lost an angel here in Earth. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers! ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Heather Calvin - Valparaiso, IN

“Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. I'm saddened by Julie's loss but will celebrate the love, laughter, and friendship she brought into...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Noreen Shinkle - Griffith, IN

“RIP Julie ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Alan Padgett - Fountain Hills, AZ

“Julie! She is an amazing young lady! My heart is broken. She could light up any place she went, and always did! Greatly missed! ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Tucker - Gary, IN - Friend

“My condolences to you all. Julie made the world a better place. She will be missed! Love, Kelly,Jeff,Jeffrey & Vance ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Kelly Swart - Cedar lake, IN

Bible Emblem

Julie M. Tortorici, age 58, of Cedar Lake passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017. She is survived by her mother, Dorothy Tortorici; sister, Jeannine (Jose) Uribe; nephews, Carlos and Ricardo Uribe; and niece, Isabel Uribe. Preceded in death by her father, Sam; and brother, Kenny.
Friends may meet with the family on Friday, July 21, 2017 from 4 to 8 pm at Burdan Funeral Home 12901 Wicker Ave (corner of Rt 41 & 129th Ave) Cedar Lake. A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 12:00 pm at Burdan Funeral Home with Fr. Ed Tlucek, O.F.M. officiating. Burial will follow at Holy Name Cemetery.
Julie worked for the Lake County Public Library for 30 years. She loved her family and being with friends. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, and party planning. Julie will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.