David T. Maruya born in Brawley, Calif. passed away peacefully at the age of 100 at his home in Gardena, Calif. on Friday, Aug. 7.

Dave leaves behind his long-time partner Mary Jo Villegas; daughter Patricia; brother Al; and 3 nieces and 5 nephews.

In lieu of koden, donations in Dave’s memory can be made to Imperial County Historical Society and mail to: Tim Asamen, Chairman, Japanese American Gallery, P.O. Box 428, Westmorland, CA 92281.

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