Masaye “Betty” Kato

A funeral service for Masaye Kato, 91-year-old, Sherman, Calif.- born Nisei, who passed away on July 22 in Los Angeles will be held on Thursday, July 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, 12371 Braddock Dr., Culver City, Calif. Additional parking will be available at the Venice Japanese Community Center, 12447 Braddock Dr., Los Angeles, Calif.

www.kubotanikkeimortuary.com, (213) 749-1449.

She is survived by her children, Sharon (Walt) Futa and Michael (Susan) Kato; grandchildren, Janelle Futa and Ryan Kato; siblings, Margie Morikawa, Jane Shintani, June (Jim) Akioka, Shig (Donna), Jim (Mary) and Bob Nakagiri; sistersin- law, Florence Nakagiri and Yuriko Yamaguchi, the latter from Japan; brother-in-law, Mitsuru (Hiroko) Kato of Japan; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.