Amy was born on November 2, 1929 in Elk Grove, CA. She passed away peacefully on December 10, 2012 with her niece, Frances by her side.
Amy was a beloved sister and Auntie who was preceded in death by her sister, Yuriko, and brother, Albert. Amy is survived by her sister-in-law, Jean Kanemoto, nieces, Carolyn Foote and Frances Archuleta (Gilbert), and nephew, Wayne Kanemoto (Tina). Amy also leaves behind 5 great-nieces: Jordan Foote, Keilani and Makena Archuleta, and Emiko and Kaya Kanemoto.
Amy was interned at Tule Lake. She worked for the State of Calif. DMV for 42 + years. After retiring, Amy worked as a retired annuitant for the Calif. State Lottery for 18 years.
Amy loved gambling and spending time with her many friends.
The Kanemoto Family appreciates the loving and attentive care provided by Dr. Tim Takagi and Monalisa Legaspi of Highfield Care.
Memorial services will be held on December 17th 2012, 2 pm, at the Buddhist Church of Florin, 7235 Pritchard Road, Sacramento.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Dec. 14, 2012