Kevin John LoRusso

Date of Birth

December 1, 1970

Date of Death

August 17, 2019

City of Death


It is with great sadness that the family of Kevin John LoRusso announce his passing on Saturday, August 17, 2019, in Goleta, California at the age of 48.

Kevin was born in Carmichael, California on December 1,1970. He spent much of his youth and adulthood in Santa Barbara and its surrounding area.

Kevin attended high school at Santa Barbara High. For many years, he enjoyed driving for Santa Barbara Airbus.

Kevin was a self-taught guitar player. He loved singing and sharing his gift of music. He had an amazing wit and sense of humor.

Kevin was a loving, sensitive, kind, generous and compassionate man. He deeply loved his family, friends and his two dogs. He always made time for family sporting events, BBQs, the simple pleasures in life and reading his Bible.

Kevin is survived by his mother, Kathy Weagley; father, Robert LoRusso; brothers, Bob LoRusso, Anthony Loza and Michael Loza; sister-in-laws, Heather LoRusso and Andrea Loza; stepfather, Anthony Loza Sr.; stepmother, Marilyn LoRusso; Aunt Libby; many nephews and nieces, Evynn, Sofia, Bobby, Mikey, Anthony, Christopher, Arabella and Jacob; and his angel, the love of his life, Melanie Newhouse and children, Delaney, Kenyon, Leila and Aspen. His life will be a cherished memory in our hearts.

Services will be held on Saturday, September 21 at 11:00 am at a Calvary Chapel Santa Barbara, 1 N. Calle Cesar Chavez, #21. A celebration of life will follow immediately at Toro Canyon Park, located at 576 Toro Canyon Road, Santa Barbara.

All are welcome to join us to reminisce, grieve and support each other. Those who so desire may make memorial donations in memory of Kevin to Calvary Chapel Santa Barbara.


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