George was an honorable, kind, and generous friend, and a loving and supportive husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoyed golfing with friends, traveling with family (Japan, US and Canada) and trips to Las Vegas. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Lei (Heirakuji); daughter Lisa (Mark) Nakagawa and grandchildren Reyn and Alyssa; and 4-legged mutt Hoku. He is also survived by sister, Betty (Richard) Ishii; sister-in-law Lynn Heirakuji; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Richard (Jesse) Oshiro, Choei (Sally) Fukuhara, Robert (Jenny) Fukuhara, Ronald (Iris) Fukuhara, Francis (Kinuku) Fukuhara, Arthur (Sallie) Fukuhara, Charles (Rosy) Fukuhara, and Frederick Fukuhara.
A private service with military honors was held on March 20, 2023 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary