Richard ÒRickÓ Yoshinaga, 57, a U.S. Army veteran from the 82nd Airborne, passed away peacefully in Huntington Beach, CA on May 13th. A service celebrating RickÕs life will be held on Saturday, May 28, with 10:30 a.m. viewing followed by 11 a.m. service at the College Avenue Church of Nazarene (8221 College Ave., Whittier, CA 90605).

He is survived by his loving family: stepmother Irene Yoshinaga; siblings, Dean (Laura) Yoshinaga, Harriet (BJ) Flowers, Flo Kuraoka (Scott) Nelson, JoAnn (Desmond) Baker, Allison Yoshinaga; and many nieces, nephews and family in Hawaii.