Personal note from Chieko Takasugi's family
Chieko battled cancers since 1993. She beat 4 out of 5 and had many good years in remission in between the battles. Her longtime oncologist said "She is a fighter."
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Our beloved mother, Chieko Takasugi, passed away at 90 on April 20, 2021. She was a loving and kind mother who always found ways help others. She lost her husband, Shoji, in 2017 but continued to live independently on a 3 acre hobby farm for 2 years. Then, she moved to an independent living retirement home in Tacoma near Point Defiance Park. She was a strong and gentle woman who survived 4 cancers thanks to …