Norio Umekita

Norio Umekita, 84-year-old Gardena resident, passed away on March 27.
He is survived by daughters, Ritsuko (Tetsuo) Kamon, Grace Fukuman;
grandchildren, Peggy (John) Mato, Jennifer (Dan) Watanuki, Audrey and
Jason Fukuman; three great-grandchildren; and siblings, Mary (Frank)
Koyanagi and Katsumasa Umekita of Japan. Also survived by relatives
here and in Japan.
Services will be held on Friday, April 9 at 11 a.m. at Green Hills
Mortuary Chapel in Rancho Palos Verdes, (310) 831-0311.