Born in Pennsylvania on June 18, 1908. By the 1930s Torelli had moved to San Francisco and was active as an artist. After serving in the Army during WWII, he settled in Lodi, CA. He died there on Nov. 18, 1987.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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