Shigeru was preceded in death by his wife Emily, brothers Masashi and Tsugio Sakata, and sister Setsu Takashige. He is survived by his daughters Jan (David) Fujiwara and Lynn (Ryan Oshiro), granddaughters, Jenna and Ciera Fujiwara, sister Nobu Asai, brother Shuji (Shirley) Sakata and several nieces and nephews.
Private inurnment services were held at the National Cemetery of the Pacific.
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Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC