Satoru Matsuda

A funeral service for Satoru Matsuda, 80-year-old, S. Kona, Hawaii-born Nisei, veteran of the Korean War Conflict, who passed away on Feb. 4, 2011 in Torrance will be held on Friday, Feb. 11, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Gardena Buddhist Church, 1517 W. 166th St., Gardena, CA 90247. Family requests that flowers be omitted. (213) 749-1449 www.kubotanikkeimortuary.com
He is survived by his son, Stephan (Diana Rush) Matsuda; granddaughters, Stephanie and Kileen Matsuda; loving partner, Molly Li Lawe; brother, James (Tomoko) Matsuda of Hawaii; brothers-in-law, Donald and Roy (Helen) Yoshida both of Hawaii; sister-in-law, Betty Yoshida; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.