Marumoto, John Shioichi John passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep on May 23 at the age of 68. Born in Peleliu, Palau in 1937 he was a member of the 2nd graduating class of Emmaus High School in Koror, Palau. He continued his education at the University of Hawaii and earned his Masters in Management at Cal State Dominguez Hills. Although a 30 year resident of the South Bay, he continued to serve and support the people of Palau. He was respected, loved and cherished in life and will be dearly missed by his immediate family, a large extended family and many devoted friends. A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 4th, 2005 at 10:00am at Christ Lutheran Church, 28850 S. Western Avenue, Rancho Palos Verdes. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to his alma mater, Emmaus High School, a German missionary started school in Koror, Palau in care of Dolan Nicholas, 3746 W. 173rd ST, Torrance, CA 90504.

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  1. uncle john, i have never seen you look more satisfied and at peace with yourself than on that fatefull morning after.must be an opening up there at the mother of all credit union.journey of everlasting peace beckons you,so, i bid you farewell til my number comes are loved and missed by many and speaking for myself, a permanent void in my heart awaits earnestly to my fatefull day.

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