Oct. 17, 1919 – Aug. 27, 2019
Yoshiko Nakamura passed away peacefully in her sleep. She was predeceased by her husband Yoshio George Nakamura of 64 years. She was born in Billings, Montana and was raised in Hiroshima, Japan.
She worked for Chicken of the Sea fish cannery until she retired.
She was an active member of the Long Beach Buddhist Church and the Long Beach Cultural Center.
She is survived by her daughters, Reiko Ogawa, Kiyoko (Gene) Chikami, Emiko Takeda; grandchildren, Mitchell, Arleen (Ron) Chikami Schafer, Christopher (Elaine) Chikami, Charlotte Lew and Todd Ogawa;
great-grandchildren, Tahlena (Brian) Chikami Williams, Jarrett and Jade Lew and Koji Schafer; and many nieces and nephews in Japan.
Private memorial services were held on Sept. 21, 2019.
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