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Mitsuko Gima Harrington, 80, of Seneca, Mo., passed away July 9, 2017 following a short illness. She was born June 5, 1937, in Irabu, of the Ryukyu Islands, south of Japan.
She married the love of her life, Ralph J. Harrington, March 22, 1960.
Mitsuko retired from Eagle Picher, Ind. after 20 years of service. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, music, watching television. Her home and family were her life's joy. She was one-of-a-kind. Her outlook on life was unique and simple. She always had a smile for you and if you were around her, she would have a smile on you.
Survivors include husband, of the home; daughter, Tomoko and husband, Lorin Curtis, of Granby, Mo., son, Kenji and wife, Trisha, of Baxter Springs, Kan., son, Steve and wife, Jane, of Lawrence, Kan.; 12 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and three sisters.
She will be sorely missed.
Visitation and funeral will be held at Bethel Baptist Church, of Seneca, on Saturday, July 15th, at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. consecutively. Graveside will be at Kirk Cemetery, in Seneca.
Arrangements under Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, of Seneca.
Published on July 13, 2017
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