Aiko Takeshita

A funeral service for Aiko Takeshita, 93-year-old, Los Angeles-born Nisei, who passed away on March 31, 2012 in Santa Monica, will be held on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 11 a.m. at West L.A. United Methodist Church, 1913 Purdue Ave., L.A. (213) 749-1449 www.kubotanikkeimortuary.com
Aiko was a past president of the women’s auxillary of the West L.A. chapter of the JACL. She was also a member of Las Angelenas and volunteered under Mayor Tom Bradley. She is survived by her loving son-in-law, Dr. Kenneth Ho; sisters-in-law, Aiko, Emy, and Cookie Takeshita; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.