Obituaries for Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

Ayame Taketa

Ayame Taketa

Ayame Taketa of Lawai passed away on Sept. 19, 2013 at home at the age of 90. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She was a retired custodian with Kauai Community College and the State of Department of Agriculture.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Masayoshi Taketa, brother, Yoshio Yanagawa, sisters; Yoshimi Matsuda and Kimie Yanagawa.

She is survived by her sons, Rodney Taketa; Clifton Taketa; daughters, Karen Taketa; Sandra (Steve) Odom; Lani (Dennis) Hennessey; Gladys (John) Taketa-Benton; 8 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.  

Private services were held. Family requests no koden.


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