May 24, 1942 – September 14, 2015
Cornelia F. (Connie) Sakamoto, beloved wife, teacher, art docent and benefactor, passed away on September 14, 2015.
Born and raised in Hawaii, she relocated to California to begin her teaching career. She was a long-time resident of Huntington Beach. She is survived by her husband Roy Sakamoto, brothers Roy (Barbara) Higa and Wayne Higa, and sister Yvonne (Walter) Waki.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary (Hillside Church), 3888 Workman Mill Rd., Whittier, CA. Hawaiian casual attire.
A separate service is to be held in Hawaii at a later date.