Sam Masami Fujishima

Sam Masami Fujishima died peacefully at home in Montebello, Calif. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 at the age of 92. Sam leaves his loving wife Yone of 69 years; his devoted children, Laura (Doug) Shur, Donna Ploch (Steve Cotten), Elizabeth and Victor (Grace); and six grandchildren. Sam is also survived by his sister, Mary Masuda; and brothers, Nob (Claire) and Mits (Kaz). Viewing in Rose Hills Mortuary Stateroom will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 8, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Services will take place on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 11 a.m. in the SkyRose Chapel at Rose Hills Memorial Park, 3888 Workman Mill Road, Whittier, CA (562-699-0921 or