(L.A.) Shizuko Sakamoto, 87, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2024-09371

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of an 87-year-old Asian female that occurred at her residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Shizuko Sakamoto.

STATUS: The decedent’s body is ready to be released. Ruling by the deputy medical examiner is deferred pending additional investigation.

Manner and cause of death will be added to this page when it becomes available.

If the DME has ordered toxicological screening, the next public update may take six to nine months.

RIP SHIZUKO SAKAMOTO (June 5, 1937 – June 10, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Monday at 7:40 p.m.

The decedent’s name is Japanese.