Ben Tsutomu Nishimoto

Funeral services for the late Ben Tsutomu Nishimoto, 87-year-old, Toppenish, Wash.-born Nisei who passed away on Nov. 30 will be held on Sunday, Dec. 6, 4 p.m. at Orange County Buddhist Church, 909 S. Dale Ave., Anaheim, officiated by Rev. Marvin Harada. In lieu of flowers or koden, the Nishimoto Family requests that a donation be made to the Southern California College of Optometry Patient Assistance Program, (714) 449-7471. He is survived by his wife, Kazuko Nishimoto; children, John Hajime (Janis) and Jo Ann Sakae Nishimoto; grandson, Michael Hajime Nishimoto; sisters, Fusaye Sugawara and Keiko Nishimoto. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives. www.fukuimortuary.com, (213) 626-0441.