Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for George Oyama, 79, of Calipatria, who died Tuesday in his home. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.
Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Saturday in St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Calipatria with the Rev. Amador Lopez officiating.
Burial will be in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico.
Mr. Oyama was born April 2, 1921, in San Benito, Texas, and lived there until 1957. He then traveled to different states and counties as part of his work.
He joined the U.S. Army during World War II, serving in the All-Japanese division.
Mr. Oyama came to the Imperial Valley in 1968 and worked at John Elmore Farms in Brawley for four years. He then moved to Los Mochis for two years before returning to the United States to continue working in agriculture.