Roy Yoshio Mayeda

A funeral service for Roy Yoshio Mayeda, 81-year-old resident of Gardena, who passed away on Nov. 24, 2011 at home, will be held on Friday, Dec. 9, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Gardena Buddhist Church, 1517 W. 166th St., Gardena, with Rev. Alan Sakamoto from Orange County Buddhist Church officiating. The family requests casual attire. (213) 749-1449 www.kubotanikkeimortuary.com
Roy was a Nisei born in Santa Maria, Calif. He is survived by his wife, Eileen Mayeda; children, Michael, Karen (Jeff Vranek) and David Mayeda; grandchildren, Darby and Jason Vranek; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.