OIKAWA KimioPosted: November 2nd, 2012
KIMIO OIKAWA passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at the age of 72 years.
He was born in Kennedy, BC on April 29, 1940 and was relocated to the Picture Butte area in 1942. He graduated from PBHS in 1958, then went on to SAIT where he graduated with a degree in Chemical Technology in 1960.
Kimio lived in Ottawa for about 2 1/2 years and moved to Edmonton working at the U of A until his retirement in 1999. He moved to Lethbridge in 2000 and resided there until his passing.
He is survived by his sister and nine brothers, also numerous nieces and nephews.
A private family “Celebration of Life” will be held at a later date.
Please no flowers or koden.
Donations may be made in his name to the Chinook Regional Hospital Foundation, 960-19 St. S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 1W5 or to a charity of your choice.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
Sign guest book: www.generationsfh.ca