Kimiyo Sakaniwa, 89, passed away peacefully at her home on Aug. 21, 2017. Born in Yamagata, Japan, in 1928, immigrated to Los Angeles in 1958 with family. She is survived by her husband, Himeji, sons, Ronald Tatsuo, Toshiharu, Richard Hiromi (Jennifer), and three grandchildren, Jazlyn, Aiko, and Dylan. Also many nieces, nephews and relatives.
Kimiyo’s passions were teaching Japanese doll making and tea ceremony.
Public visitation will be held on Sunday, Sept. 3, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Fukui Mortuary Chapel in the Garden,” 707 E. Temple St., Los Angeles, CA 90012. Funeral service for family only. (213) 626-0441