Feb. 16, 1917 – Dec. 6, 2017

Michael S. Takamine, a husband, father, grandfather, friend, athlete, and heroic veteran of the 2nd Battalion, E Company, 442nd Infantry Regimental Combat Team, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. He is survived by his two sons, Kurt and Eric, and their families.
Services will be held at Gardena Valley JCI, 1964 W. 162nd St., Gardena, CA 90247. on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at 4:30 p.m.
Michael will be interred with his wife Akiko Nani Takamine at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl, Honolulu, Hawaii, on Feb. 15, 2018.