Elizabeth Hisayo Calafiore
November 15, 1947 – January 9, 2016
Elizabeth Hisayo Calafiore, 68, of Palm Desert, Calif. passed away January 9, 2016 in Palm Springs, Calif. after a short illness. She was born November 15, 1947 to Hisamori Hora and Chiyoko Yamada in Long Beach, Calif. She married Ralph Calafiore on December 18, 1972 in Gardena, Calif. She was a teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District for 35 years. She is survived by her husband, Ralph Calafiore, of Palm Desert, Calif.; son, Samuel Calafiore of Friendswood, Texas; sister, Shinayo Williamson of Seal Beach, Calif.; and brother, Masao Hora of Placentia, Calif. A Service will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 12:00 pm in the Ramon Chapel at Forest Lawn Cathedral City. The family suggests donations be made to The . Forest Lawn Cathedral City is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.