Helen Chiyoko Umekubo

Helen Chiyoko Umekubo

Helen Chiyoko Umekubo, age 88, passed away on Dec. 26.
Beloved mother of Mary Anne (partner, Kent Cox) Umekubo, Wendy Lynn (Leonard) Takahashi, and Mark Stephen (Denni) Umekubo; grandmother of Jason Koshiro and Brandon Kesato Takahashi, Matthew Shoji and Nicole Chiyoko Umekubo; sister of Thomas Masato (Yaye), and Richard “Babe” (Mary) Karasawa; sister-in-law of Fumi Karasawa; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives here and overseas.
Public funeral services will be held on Friday, Jan. 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Green Hills Memorial Chapel, 27501 S. Western Ave., R.P.V., CA 90275.
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