Robert Katsutoshi (Champ) Higa passed away on Jan. 1, 2012.

Robert is survived by wife Doris, sons and daughters-in-law, Neal (Mae), Stephen (Linda), Craig (Karen); granddaughters, Nicole and Jaclyn. Also survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, David (Ellen), Mamoru (Grace), Roy (Masako), and many nieces and nephews in Hawaii and California. Predeceased by brother Wayne (Margie).

Services to be held on Jan. 17, 2012 at 11 a.m., Gardena Valley Baptist Church, 1630 W.158th St., Gardena, 90247. Family requests casual attire, and no flowers.

Green Hills Mortuary (310)831-0311