May 31, 1928 – July 2, 2018

Kiyoko “Kiyo” Takanabe, a much beloved wife, mom and grandma, has sadly passed on. She is survived by her daughter Nancy (Skip) Bell; son Dan (Helen) Takanabe; granddaughter Lauren Takanabe; brother Hiroto Kobayashi; sister Mary (Craig) Yama; and numerous nieces and nephews and friends.

A small memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, in St. Peter’s historic church at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes, (310) 831-0311.

Casual attire OK. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to or to a local no-kill animal shelter.