Itsuko “Itsie” Kobayashi

A funeral service for Itsuko “Itsie” Kobayashi, 81-year-old, Hollywood, CA-born Nisei, who passed away on October 11, 2013 in Rancho Palos Verdes, will be held on Friday, October 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Faith United Methodist Church, 2115 W. 182nd St., Torrance.
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She is survived by her husband, Robert Kobayashi; children, Hope (William) La Salle, Dr. Mark (Dr. Suzan) and Bradley (Brenda) Kobayashi; grandchildren, Katherine and Elyse La Salle, Brock, Noelle, Zachary and Sonja Kobayashi, and Kelly (Steve) De Soto; siblings, Fujiko (George) Kodama, Tomohiro (Cynthia) Hamasaki, and Etsuko (Takeo) Yamamoto; nephew, David Ishibashi; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.