Minoru Kayahara

Funeral services for the late Minoru Kayahara, 85-year-old, Snoqualmie, Wash.-born Kibei Nisei who passed away peacefully on July 2 at Hendon Home in Laguna Hills, will be held on Saturday, July 11, 11 a.m. at Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple, 505 E. Third St., Los Angeles. He is survived by his loving wife, Mitsuko Kayahara; son, Yuji (Irene) Kayahara; daughters, Takako (Keith) Cowan and June (Kirk) Koyamatsu; grandchildren, Jill and Lyn Cowan, Kara, Jenna and Ryan Koyamatsu; sister, Sachiko Hirota of Japan; also by nieces, nephews and other relatives. www.fukuimortuary.com, (213) 626-0441.