Born on Sept. 10, 1924. At the age of 88, she passed away on Dec. 31, 2012.
She is survived by a brother, Mitsuo (Miyo) of Sacramento, sister-in-law Chizu Yamada of Westlake Village and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents Ichitaro and Yoshino Yamada, brother George and his wife Yuri, brother Shiz and sister Aya.
Chiz graduated H.S. in an internment camp in Poston, AZ. She retired from the Army Depot in 1980 after 30 years of service. She enjoyed bowling and trips to Reno and Lake Tahoe. She was a member of The Hiroshima Nikkeijin Kai.
She was a very generous and caring person and will be missed by all who knew her. There will be no service as she wished.