Mr. George Y. Shimono, 78, 35-year retired Rockwell International engineer and U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict, passed away peacefully on Oct. 20, 2011.
He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Tokuko Shimono; loving son, George Y. (Carol) Shimono Jr.; loving daughter, Debbie F. (Paul) Knight; loving son-in-law, Trevor Stanley; loving grandchildren, Mei Xia Stanley, Aston Shimono and Karla Shimono; four brothers, Henry (Miyako), Sam (Natsuye), Jim and Goro Shimono; sisters, Helen Jung and Mary Shimono; and many nephews, nieces and relatives.
Predeceased by his loving daughter, Sherry K. Stanley.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 7 p.m. at Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple, 505 E. Third St., Los Angeles. (213) 626-0441