Fujii, Miyo, 90
Meridian, Idaho, March 27, 2012
Formerly of Ontario, Ore.; she was born Miyo Yamada Jan. 28, 1922, in McCammon, Idaho. She married Larry Fujii from Ontario, Ore., in 1956 where they farmed until 1987, when they moved into town; she was an active member of the Oregon/Idaho Buddhist Temple, loved bowling, golf, and crafting, especially Ikebana flower arranging; survived by her sister, Toshi Higashi; brother, Kunio Yamada; her son, Kenneth T. Fujii; numerous nieces and nephews; 2 gc. A memorial service for Miyo Fujii will be at the Oregon/Idaho Buddhist Temple at 4 p.m. April 22, 2012.
Furukawa, Ben, 82
Mentor, OH, Aug. 4, 2011
beloved husband of Kinuko (nee Nakashige); father of Scott (Sandy), Wendy (James) Ramsey and Alissa (Wade) Kojima; brother of Jim Furukawa, Nobuko Akiba and the late Sally Taketa and Kiichi Furukawa; 6 gc.