Beloved mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend, Jill Catherine Torrance, passed away on Sunday, June 26, at the age of 40.
Jill was a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and graduated from Scotlandville Magnet High School with the Class of 2000. Following her high school graduation, Jill studied at Louisiana State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, and ultimately graduated from the Aveda Institute of Cosmetology. From a young age, Jill enjoyed sharing her many talents with family and friends. Jill studied dance for sixteen years, was an accomplished vocalist, and a gifted artist. Her infectious personality and heart of gold could light up any room she entered. She truly was the life of the party.
Jill was a proud mother to Michaela Rose Torrance, whom she is survived by along with her parents, Jerry and Celeste Torrance. She is also survived by her younger brother, Jacob Torrance, his wife Brittany Torrance, and their two children, Presley and Maverick Torrance. Jill had numerous loving aunts, uncles, and cousins whom she is also survived by.
She is preceded in death by her paternal grandparents Jack and Lurline Torrance, and maternal grandparents Vic and Catherine Macha, as well as her Aunt Judy Schnebelen, Uncle Jack Torrance, Uncle Victor (Bubba) Macha, and Aunt Jayme Torrance.
Visitation will be held at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Greenwell Springs, Louisiana, on Thursday, June 30, 2022, from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm when formal services will begin. The burial will follow at Resthaven Gardens of Memory.
Pallbearers will be Jill’s cousins, Brad Macha, Caleb Macha, Matthew Moreau, Matthew Torrance, Dusty Copper and her uncle, Jeff Torrance.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in memory of Jill to one of these organizations: Crossroads Recovery Center of Louisiana (https://www.crossroadsrecoveryla.com/ )or Society of St. Vincent de Paul Baton Rouge (https://svdpbr.org/ )
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com
Rock on, Jill. You will be dearly missed, but your memory will live on forever in the hearts of those who loved you.