Satsuko Tsunoda (nee Harada)

Satsuko Tsunoda (nee Harada) passed away peacefully at age 96 in Gardena on Jan. 19, 2013. She was born in Yuma, Ariz., on Aug. 27, 1916 and was a longtime resident of Los Angeles. She was predeceased by husband Koichi Tsunoda; and siblings Takaaki, Takeshi and Setsuko Harada. She is survived by brother, Hiroshi “Hank” Harada; children, Helen Sperber, Terry Vandell, and Kenneth Tsunoda; grandchildren, Jason Sperber, Kenji Troupe, and Kaden, Grace and Dylan Tsunoda; and great-grandchildren, Lucy and Emi Sperber.
Funeral service will be held at Green Hills Memorial Park Chapel, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275, on Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers or koden, please make contributions to South Bay Keiro Nursing Home.