A funeral service for Masaki Asaoka, 88-year-old, Nagoya, Japan-born Issei, who passed away February 6, 2016 in Los Angeles, will be held on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the Mission Valley Free Methodist Church, 1201 S. San Gabriel Blvd., San Gabriel.
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He is survived by his sisters, Toshiko Komatsu and Tamiko Shiji, both from Japan; sister-in-law, Ayako Nunotani; brother-in-law, Masato Yoshihara; nieces and nephews, Mariko Taniguchi, Yukiko Mishina, Yasunori Komatsu, Yoshihiro Shiji and Nobuyo Hasegawa; and also survived by many other relatives in the U.S. and Japan.