Etsuko Kato

A “Celebration of Life” memorial service for the late Etsuko Kato, 96-year-old Issei, Iwaki, Fukushima-born resident of Monterey Park, who passed away at home on July 27, surrounded by loved ones, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22, at 3:00 p.m. at Higashi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, 505 E. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Noboru; daughter, Amy E. Kato (John Esaki), sons, Gary and David (Mai) Kato; and loving grandchildren: Mia, Audrey and Cody. Also survived by cousins: Mariko Wada and Helen Shiozaki, their families and other relatives, nieces and nephews in Japan.

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