KEITH YORIO OKAZAKI

Posted On October 13th, 2013 -

10-13 KEITH YORIO OKAZAKIKEITH YORIO OKAZAKI Keith Yorio Okazaki, passed away on September 17, 2013 at home. He was 65 years old. He is survived by his wife Cheryl; son Eric S. (Chiyoko); daughter Amanda N. (Daniel) Hartman of Chicago, IL.; brother Clyde (Judy) of Belmont, CA; sister Sharyn (Nate) Waipa; three grandchildren Kaito, Keina and Malia; aunties Irene Nakamura, Jeannette Okazaki, and Jean Okazaki of Torrance, CA and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Keith was the proprietor of Nikko Restoration Massage, Inc. a business that spanned three generations starting with his grandfather Prof. Henry Seishiro Okazaki in 1931. The massage style was passed on to his parents Hachiro and Ruth, then to Keith. He took pride as the third generation carrying on the tradition of massage known for its basis in the healing aspect of the martial arts. He also held a black belt in judo. Their patients would quickly become dear family friends. Keith and his twin brother were inseparable and together built a lifetime of memories with their father, mother and friends camping and fishing at Kahuku. His other great passion was bonsai. Visitation 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday October 26, 2013 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary; Memorial service 5 p.m. No Monetary Gifts please. Aloha attire.


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