"Bob" Takemoto passed away unexpectedly on 5/12/14 at the age of 84 with his family by his side. Bob was born in Sacramento Ca. Preceded in death by parents Kay and Irene Takemoto. Bob is survived by his loving wife Amy Takemoto, sons Rodney Takemoto, Alan Takemoto ( Lannette), daughter Kim Yoshida (Perry),2 grandchildren, Robert Takemoto (Kelsey), and Krisinda Takemoto, siblings Jeanne Nakagawa, Stan Takemoto (Yvonne), nieces and nephews. Bob was a devoted, caring, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He lived a great life with interests in gambling, camping, fishing, bowling, origami, ballroom dancing and harmonica playing. Bob was a lifelong resident of Lincoln Ca. A memorial service will be held on Saturday May 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. At the Placer Buddhist Church, 3192 Boyington Road, Penryn Ca.
Published in Sacramento Bee on May 18, 2014