A funeral service for the late Martha Matsue Crawford, 87-year-old, Hawaii-born resident of Gardena who passed away on March 9, 2018, was held on April 3, at Gardena Valley Baptist Church, with Pastor Daniel Matsuda officiating. Interment, on a future date, will be private.
She is survived by her sons, Troy (Kathy) and Dan (Janet); sisters, Alice Kondo of Hawaii, Christine Harada of Gardena, and Rachel Akamine of Hawaii; and brother, Roy Nakata of Bullhead City, Ariz. Preceding Martha in death were brother Frank Nakata of Los Angeles, and sister Mary Nakata of Las Vegas. Mrs. Crawford was divorced.