Isao Kawahara, 88-year-old, Los Angeles-born resident of Gardena, passed away on February 18, 2021.

He is survived by his sisters, Hideko Jimenez and Nanako Kawahara; brothers-in-law, Robert Harada and Joe Hamamoto; many nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Private family funeral service was held on Tuesday, March 16, at Green Hills Memorial Park graveside, with Bishop Yuju Matsumoto of Koyasan Buddhist Temple officiating. (213) 626-0441