Noriko Minamizono (Mizutani) passed away on February 3, 2021 after 84 wonderful years. She is survived by her husband Shigeru Minamizono, daughter June Minamizono, and granddaughter Keira Minamizono. Noriko worked as a registered nurse for LAC + USC Medical Center and Keiro Nursing Home for over 35 years. Noriko was born in Nagoya, Japan and lived in Germany for 3 years while pursuing her career as an RN in the 1960s. She lived in San Gabriel for 46 years and will be laid to rest at Rose Hills Memorial Park.