Tom Tsutomu Kono

A private funeral service for Tom Tsutomu Kono, 89-year-old, Loomis, Calif.-born Nisei, who passed away on Feb. 20, 2012 in Gardena, was held on Friday, March 2, 2012 at Gardena Buddhist Temple. (213) 749-1449 www.kubotanikkeimortuary.com
He is survived by his wife, Irene Yaeko Kono; daughters, Grace (Vernon) Kono-Wells and Deborah (Anthony) Hsu; grandson, Jeremy Hsu; many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law of Hawaii; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives in the U.S. and Japan.