Lilly Y. Takashima

Takashima, Lilly Y. SAN DIEGO -- Lilly Y. Takashima passed peacefully on March 22, 2013, in Portland, OR, ten years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's. She was 88. Raised in Imperial Valley and interred in Poston, Lilly worked as a executive secretary for Chula Vista City Schools until her retirement. She is survived by husband of 65 years, Noboru; children, Gregg, Barbara, William; grandchildren, Karrina Barnhill, Urik Popov, Noah and Tori Takashima; sister, Rose Makita; and brother, Fred Kumagai. She was predeceased by daughter Victoria in 1993. Interment will be at a future date.

Published in U-T San Diego on Mar. 31, 2013