Chiyoko Takemoto

Chiyoko Takemoto

Chiyoko Takemoto, born in Calexico, Calif. on Oct. 31, 1922, passed away peacefully in Logan, Utah on March 14, 2015 at 92 years of age. “Chiyo” was preceded in death by her parents Itashiro (1966) and Osana (1937) Fujiura, her husband Ben (1997), sister Kikue (1974) and brother Henry (2005). She is survived by son Jon (Lynnette) of North Logan, Utah and daughter Midori (Patrick) Williams of St. George, Utah; 3 grandchildren: Curtis (Rebecca) and Ryan Takemoto and Leanne (Wade) Snyder; 6 great-grandchildren: Lily, Anna, Sam and Emma Takemoto, Harper and Everly Snyder. Chiyo is also survived by many nephews, nieces and other relatives. A memorial service will be held at the Senshin Buddhist Temple in Los Angeles at a future date.