Robert Tak Shishima, 87, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Sept. 24, 2016. Robert is predeceased by his loving daughter-in-law, Kathy Nogawa Shishima, and brother-in-law, Tak Hamagiwa.
He is survived by his loving family: wife, Edith Natsue Zakabi Shishima; children, Eric (Charlene Takara) Shishima, Stacy (Randy Mariano) Shishima, Lynne Gerber, and Ronnie Shishima; grandchildren, Chase and Kylie; Celina and Simone; Lauren, Christian and Kendall; Skye, Alex and Trey; brother, Bill (Emi) Shishima; sisters, Keiko Hamagiwa and Michiko (Dave) Iwata; brother, Paul (Kay) Shishima; also survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Evergreen Baptist Church San Gabriel Valley, 323 Workman Mill Rd., La Puente, CA 91746. The family requests casual attire. (213) 626-0441