JOHN WILLIAM BURNETT June 1, 1933-February 17, 2021 John Burnett, long time Hermosa Beach resident. He was a graduate of Indiana with a degree in Engineering. He spent his career working in the Aerospace industry in Southern California. He retired from TRW. John was an avid sportsman who enjoyed, scuba diving, skiing and sailing his Tritan, 32 ft. sailboat, AuKu. He travelled the world and was a history buff! John also enjoyed sunset dinners at the Chart House. He loved their prime rib. John was a generous support of the South Bay Chamber Music Society, The Salvation Army, Indiana University and USC. He will be sorely missed by his many friends. There were no services per John's request.