Pauline Harman
1939 - 2021
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Pauline Harman
Oct. 24, 1939 - May 28, 2021
Resident of Burlingame
Pauline Takako (Hirano) Harman is lovingly remembered by her husband of fifty-eight years, Sam Harman and by her children, James Harman and Michelle Williams. Pauline was one of five children and is survived by her siblings: Benjamin, David, Agnes (Suzuki) and Isaac. She is missed by her grandchildren: Nathan, Everett, Audrey and Henry Williams.
Pauline was a native of Honolulu and attended Roosevelt High School. She studied dietetics at Iowa State University and practiced at Tacoma General Hospital. She received a master's degree from the American University of Beirut. She resided in Tokyo for fifteen years and spent her last twenty-one years in Burlingame. Pauline was active at the Japanese American Community Center of San Mateo and she always loved flower arranging (Ikebana) and plants.
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Published in The Mercury News on Jun. 6, 2021.
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June 7, 2021
I'm so sorry to read about Pauline's passing. Her long time commitment to the SMJACC was admirable and a true asset to the community. She will be missed. My thoughts are with you.
Frances Kamino
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