In accordance to her last wishes, a private family funeral service for Arlene Takako Hamashita, 89-year-old, Los Angeles, Calif.-born Nisei, who passed away on June 27, 2019 in Los Angeles, was held on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple. Family requests no koden or floral arrangements.

She is survived by her sons, Glenn, Randy (Pam) and Gerry Hamashita; grandchildren, Brent, Corey, Bryce, (Makayla) Hamashita, and Evan Hamashita; great-granddaughter, Misa Hamashita; siblings, Evelyn Yamamoto, Ken (Lily) and Bob (Lynda) Sugino; also survived by nieces, nephews, and other relatives. (213) 749-1449