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Janet Paula Kinoshita

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Janet Paula Kinoshita Obituary

Janet Paula Kinoshita passed away peacefully at her home in South San Francisco, CA, on May 26, 2016. She was born on December 30, 1949 in Yuba City.

She attended Yuba City schools and graduated from Yuba City High School in 1968. Janet received her Bachelor of Science degree from Chico State University. She loved to travel and spent 3.5 years in Japan teaching English. She then moved to Sacramento and worked and retired from the State of California, Dept. of Education as a senior analyst. Janet married Richard Kishimoto of South San Francisco in October of 2001, and they began their life together.

Janet is survived by her husband Richard Kishimoto; sister Debbie (Ken) Uyemoto; nephew Kurtis Uyemoto; niece Kari Uyemoto; and many uncles, aunts, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents George and Mitsuye Kinoshita.

A private family service will be held at Sierra View Memorial Park. At Janet's request, donations can be made to: UCSF Mission Bay, Thoracic Oncology Dept., Infusion Dept 3rd Floor, 1825 4th St., San Francisco, CA 94158.

Janet was a loving and devoted wife, sister, auntie, and friend to all that had the honor of knowing her. She was a pillar in the family and will be dearly missed.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from June 4 to June 6, 2016
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