Nobuo Kitaoka

Private funeral service for the late Nobuo Kitaoka, 81-year-old, resident of Los Angeles, Calif., born and raised, who passed away on Aug. 5, at the Saint Vincent Medical Center, was held on Friday, Aug. 14, at the Fukui Mortuary Chapel with Rinban Noriaki Ito of Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple officiating.

He is survived by his wife, Grace Sachiye Kitaoka; Necochan; brother, Takeshi; also survived by many other relatives.

The family requests that flowers and koden be omitted and instead donation be made to your favorite charity.
www.fukuimortuary.com, (213) 626-0441.