Born March 12, 1935, Hokkaido, Japan. Passed away April 2, 2013, Tucson, AZ. Preceded in death by husband, Neil Sr.; mother, father and three sisters. Survived by sons, Neil Jr. (Lucy), Greg (Denise); daughter, Karen; grandchildren, Neil III, Nicole, Alisha and Ryan. Wife of military career man our mother will forever be remembered for deeply loving her family. Mother loved cooking for family and friends, playing cards, gardening and spending time with her family. Mom you will live forever in our hearts and minds, we will love you forever and miss you dearly. Our family would like to express our gratitude to the nursing staff in ICU at St. Joseph's Hospital. At "Terry San's" request Services will be private. Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.