The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001382796-01
Funeral Notices


Age 84, passed away on 24 January 2021, in Mission Viejo, CA. Born on 19 November 1936, in Koza City, Okinawa, she was the youngest of three; older sister, Fumiko Takaesu, and older brother, Shoei Takaesu. Yoshiko was a devoted wife to Masatoshi (Washi), who preceded her in death; a loving mother to Stanley (Lynette Kahoano), Irene (Dr. Rick Felton), Linda (Jeff Greenberg) and Katy (LTC JEB Stewart); grandmother to Matthew and Emily Felton (Ashton Pentico), Kobi and Quin Greenberg, Keilani and 1LT Kiana Stewart; and a great grandmother to Charlie and Avery Pentico.

A survivor of the Battle of Okinawa (WWII),
her legacy lives on in the family she has left behind.
Memorial services to be held Summer ’22.