Passed away peacefully at his home in Santa Rosa on Sunday, February 17, 2013, with his family by his side. He was 93. He is survived by his adoring children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. He will be lovingly remembered for always finding beauty and pleasure in the simple things, his kind words, his warm smile, and his love of spending time with family and friends. A funeral service will be held at Daniels Chapel of the Roses, 1225 Sonoma Ave, Santa Rosa, on Friday, March 1st at 11:00 a.m. In true "Aloha Spirit" guests are invited to wear Hawaiian attire, in his honor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Memorial Hospice, 821 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.