Bobeck, Toshie (nee Okutomi)

Bobeck, Toshie (nee Okutomi)

March 4, 1926 – April 4, 2017
Age 91 of White Bear Lake. Passed away peacefully at home on April 4th. Preceded in death by her parents, Yoshitomo and Rin Okutomi, brothers Mamoru and Minoru and granddaughter Rebecca. Survived by her husband, John, and sister Miyoko. Daughters, Jean (Turk) McKeague and Jo Ann (Brian) Nelson. Grand children, Dan (Kris) Jake (Kate), Zach, John, Matthew (Alison) and Gabrielle. Great grandchildren, Jack, Karly and Joe. Toshie was born in Tokyo, Japan on March 4, 1926, immigrated to the US in 1949 and became a citizen in 1961. She was a strong industrious woman. She always hospitable and generous. She was devoted to God and was faithful to His church. Visitation 10-11 am, followed by service (11-12) Friday, April 21, Eagle Brook Church. 2401 Buffalo St., White Bear Lake, MN 55110. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers. (Published in the Pioneer Press Apr. 9, 2017)