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Tomiko Kawaguchi (Tanigami)

Tomiko Kawaguchi






Funeral Service

Friday, January 17, 2020
11:00 AM
Steveston Buddhist Temple
4360 Garry Street, Richmond, BC
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Memorial Reception

Friday, January 17, 2020
Immediately following the Service
Steveston Buddhist Temple
4360 Garry Street, Richmond, BC
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Witness Cremation (Private)

Monday, January 20, 2020
Vancouver Memorial Services and Crematorium
5505 Fraser Street, Vancouver, BC
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Obituary for Tomiko Kawaguchi

December 13, 1920 – January 5, 2020


It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Tomiko Kawaguchi, at the age of 99. She was predeceased by her husband Shigeru and two sons, Jun and Ben.

Tomiko will be lovingly remembered by her daughters Phyllis/Lily (Steve), Julie, Mary, her son Ren (Olivia), daughter-in-law Judy, her grandchildren Akemi, Masumi (Mathew), Shin (Chan), Ko, Ellisa, Naomi, Mariko, her great grandchildren Emiko, Liam, Reiko and Kaio.

Our gratitude goes to the Richmond General Hospital emergency staff and those involved with her care.

A funeral service will be held at the Steveston Buddhist Temple on Friday, January 17th at 11:00 am. Offers of flowers and koden are gratefully declined.





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