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Koji Frank Fukawa


1926 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
Koji Frank Fukawa Obituary
November 16, 1926 - December 21, 2015 Koji (Frank) Fukawa passed away at the age of 89. He was born and raised in Lompoc, California, and served as an intelligence analyst during the Allied occupation of Japan, 1946-1949. He worked for many years as an industrial chemist, taking early retirement from the Hysol Electronic Chemicals Division of the Dexter Corporation. Koji was an instructor at Norwalk Kendo Dojo, reaching the rank of 6-dan. He is survived by his loving wife, Kazumi; son Thomas (Sheila); son Raymond; daughter Laurie; son Dean (Jan); seven grandchildren; sister Chieko Iida (Ted); brother-in-law Tomio Uwate (Maya); and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, 1 p.m., Orange County Buddhist Church, 909 South Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Jan. 29, 2016
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