PEORIA - Mary M. Hayashi, 84, of Peoria, formerly of North Platte, Neb., passed away on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at Liberty Village in Peoria.
Mary was born in La Junta, Colo., on Nov. 28, 1927, a daughter of Fukutaro and Hatsuyo Mizokami. She married Mike Hayashi in Denver, Colo., on Dec. 6, 1955. He survives.
Also surviving are her children, Bruce (Rene) Hayashi of Peoria and Roger (Mona) Hayashi of Woodbury, Minn.; four grandchildren, Michael Hayashi and David Hayashi of Peoria and Courtney Hayashi and Jared Hayashi of Woodbury, Minn.; and two sisters, Amy Horiuchi of Brighton, Colo., and Kiyo (Clarence) Yoshida of Sun City, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and three brothers, Mike, Tom and Sam Mizokami.
Mary was a medical technologist before she had her family.
Cremation rites will be accorded. Schmidt-Haller Burial and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements. Burial of ashes will take place at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.