Minnie Kimura Obituary

Minnie  Kimura
Minnie Kimura

July 25, 1922 - December 23, 2018
Born in Cordova, Alaska
Resided in Anchorage, Alaska


Lifelong Alaskan,Minnie Kimura, 96, passed away on Dec. 23, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. She was born in Cordova, Alaska, to Keizo and Chiyo Mitamura.
Minnie was married to the late Alaskan artist and teacher, William Y. Kimura. They owned Cole's Laundromat and were part of the Alaskan art community for a number of years. She was a member of All Saint's Episcopal Church, serving on the Altar Guild and as the pledge secretary for many years. Minnie was a wonderful baker and enjoyed all types of needlework.
She was preceded in death by her son, Christopher Minnie is survived and missed by her children, Kerry (wife, Betty), Patricia, and John (wife, Susie); grandchildren, Gregory, Michelle, Robert, James, Ken, Lee, Missy, Christy, Monica, Johnny, Tonia, and Dennis; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; relatives and friends.
Services will be held in the spring.

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