It is with sorrow to share that John Bertolli, age 84 of Santa Barbara, California, peacefully passed away at his beloved family home, the first week of December, 2022.
John was native born in Santa Barbara. After graduating from Santa Barbara High School, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his passion and longtime career in interior design. After retirement, John returned to Santa Barbara and resided in his parent’s residence. The original and beautiful home of John and Lena (Mastagni) Bertolli.
He is survived by his siblings, Barbara Martinez and Jeanet Dugan, and nieces and nephews: Lynette Baker, Cathy Kennedy, Jim Dugan and John Dugan.
He will be missed by his family and friends, and always remembered as a quiet and gentle man.
“May you know you are loved and forever rest in peace, John.”
The family will reflect and remember in private. No service will be held.