Mark Lee Torgerson, 58, died at West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, Idaho, due to complications from high blood pressure.
He was born in Spokane, Wash. He lived in Lapwai and Homedale, Idaho, Everett, Wash.; Fairbanks, Alaska; Vero Beach, Fla.; and The Dalles, Ore.
He worked home construction for a living, but his great love was for music, music of all kinds.
He is survived by his son Alan Torgerson, parents, Jim and Lucile Torgerson, sister Sally Torgerson, nephew Sean Garcia, and many cousins and friends.
A memorial is set at United Church of Christ in The Dalles on Aug. 10, at 10 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to West Valley Medical Center Auxiliary at 1717 Arlington Ave., Caldwell, ID 83605, or Walworth Music Foundation at 308 E 10th St., The Dalles, OR 97058.
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