Mr. Etsuo Hongo, 70, Japan-born Issei, passed away peacefully on Oct. 28, 2019.

He is survived by his loving family: daughters, Tomomi Hongo of Los Angeles and Mikako Hongo of Hawaii; brother, Tadayoshi Hongo of Japan; sisters, Tomoko Negishi and Sachiko Honda, both of Japan; many nieces and nephews of Japan.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 30, at 2:30 p.m. at Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple,
815 E. 1s t St., Los Angeles, Calif.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Diabetes Association in memory of Mr. Etsuo Hongo.​ (213) 626-0441