Kaname Matoi, 93-year-old, Veteran of WWII, San Francisco Calif.-born Nisei, passed away on Dec. 9, 2019 at home in Long Beach. He is survived by his children; Kevin Matoi, Lynda (Wayne) Nakahara, Craig (Donna) and David (Maily) Matoi, his sister in laws, Janet Hayashi, Joanne Okada, Atsuko Yomogida, brother in laws, Herb and Harold Yomogida and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Evelyn, parents, Mamoru & Yoshiko and his brothers, Akira “Ox,” Bob, Mas and Susumu.
Services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019 at 9 a.m. at the Chapel of Green Hills Memorial Park, with Rev. Richard Furukawa from Johrei Fellowship Los Angeles and Pastor Drake Yomogida officiating.
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