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Ted Tetsuya Namba

1957 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Ted Tetsuya Namba Obituary
August 12, 1957 - July 24, 2016 Ted Namba, 58, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on July 24, 2016. Ted was born in Los Angeles, on August 12, 1957 and moved to Glendale, AZ in 1995. He was a beloved community leader, serving as President of the Asian Chamber of Commerce, Co-Chair of the Arizona Matsuri Festival, board member of the JACL AZ, Victoria Foundation, and JANM, a founding member of the Asian American Democratic Caucus, the Asian Hispanic Alliance, and founder of the City of Phoenix's Asian American Police Advisory Council. Ted is survived by his wife, Michele; children, Lauren and Bryan; parents, Wataru and Reiko; brother, Robert (Stephanie); sister, Anne Nakao (Mark); and many nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 20 at 11am at the Gardena Buddhist Church, 1517 W. 166th Street, Gardena, CA 90247.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Aug. 8 to Aug. 14, 2016
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