April 14, 1933 – May 24, 2017
Mieko Yabutani was born and raised in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. She is survived by her loving husband Kenneth Yabutani, dedicated children Stewart Yabutani and Patricia Yabutani. As a survivor of a terrible train accident in Japan, her leg had to be amputated in order to save her life. Overcoming many challenges, she lived her life to the fullest. She was a loving wife and outstanding mother. She left us peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, June 2, at 9:00 a.m. at Rose Hills, Hillside Chapel, 3888 Workman Mill Rd., Whittier, CA 90601.
www.rosehills.com (562) 699-0921