Mrs. Jean Mieko Umekubo, 83, Los Angeles, Calif.-born Nisei and resident of Los Angeles, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on April 11, 2017.
She is survived by her loving family: husband, Tsutomu “Tootie” Umekubo; daughters, Cari (Charles) Casillas of Oakland and Cathi (Brien) Nagafuchi; granddaughters, Karen and Michelle Nagafuchi; great-grandchild, Mikala Manchan; sister, Celia Masuo; also survived by many nieces, nephews and relatives.
Celebration of Life service will be held on Wednesday, April 26, at 11:30 a.m. at Green Hills Memorial Park “Chapel,” 27501 S. Western Ave., Rancho Palos Verdes, with Rev. Anna Olson of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church officiating. The family requests casual Hawaiian attire. (213) 626-0441