Sam T. Kiguchi passed away peacefully after a long, happy life and successful career as a renowned petrochemical engineer. He was born in Gillette, Wyo. and lived in Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, Connecticut, and California and traveled the world for work and pleasure. He is survived by Mary, his loving and devoted wife of nearly 64 years; children Stafford (Amy), Laurie (Stephen Reed), Kim Distaso (John), and Jamie (Kim Porter); grandsons Travis, Sam (Imogen), and Casey Distaso, and Brooks and Connor Reed. He is also survived by his brother Mark (Margie), sisters Masako Miyake and Fumi Nakamura, sister-in-law Kiyoka Kurumada, numerous nephews, nieces, and other family members. He will be missed by all. Read more about him and write condolences at

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