David Iwao Asatani, DDS, MS
Resident of Covina, CA
12/1/1931 - 9/29/2010
David passed away after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. He is survived by his brothers, Herbert and Robert, nephews Herb Jr., Steve, Paul, Dan, and niece Lisa, as well as five grandnephews Alan, Ryan, Andrew, Zachary, and Nicholas, and grandnieces Brittany and Lexie. Born in San Jose, Ca., he attended Santa Clara High, San Jose State University, and graduated from Loma Linda University with a DDS degree in 1959, followed by an MS degree in orthodontics in 1968. He practiced for 51 years in Covina, Ca., and was a member of the American Assn. of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and San Gabriel Valley Dental Society. David loved fishing and was the consummate fisherman whose skill and passion for the sport were known to many.
A memorial service will be held Oct. 16, 2010, at 5:00pm at the Mountain View Central Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1425 Springer Rd., Mountain View, Ca. In lieu of flowers, donations in his honor may be made to his home church, Mountain View Japanese Seventh Day Adventist Church, 195 N. Rengstorff. Ave., Mountain View, CA 94043.
Arrangements under the direction of Willow Glen Funeral Chapel, San Jose, CA.