Mr. William Kimio Murata, 92, passed away peacefully on Dec. 25 at Hollenbeck Palms. He is survived by his loving family: daughter, Shawn (David) Tiemeier of Illinois; son, Rodney Murata of Oregon; 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters, Itsuko Yamasaki, Sachi (Tom) Murata and Sada Honda; also survived by many nieces, nephews and relatives.
Celebration of life will be held on Friday, Jan. 6, at 10:00 a.m. at Centenary United Methodist Church, 300 S. Central Ave., Los Angeles.
The family requests in lieu of flowers please make donations to Centenary United Methodist Church. (213) 626-0441