Funeral service for the late James T. Yoshimura, 92-year-old, Sanger, Calif.-born resident of Torrance, who passed away on Oct. 17, 2012, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. at Gardena Buddhist Church, 1517 W. 166th St., Gardena.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Midori Yoshimura; daughters, Cheryl (Frank) Tamada and Arlene (Michael) Mori; grandchildren, Alayne (Michael) Cortes, Darryl and Bryan Tamada, and Kevin Mori; great-grandchildren, Ryan and Sean Cortes; siblings, Emiko Sasaki, Roy (Bette) Yoshimura, Cherry Ishimatsu, Harold (Masako) Yoshimura, Helen (Howard) Takata, and Bill (Thelma) Yoshimura; brother-in-law of Elsie Yoshimura and Frank Kawasaki; he is also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He enjoyed being an active supporter of the Gardena Buddhist Church and the Nikkei Credit Union in Torrance. (213) 626-0441