Peggy, resident of Fresno, California passed away, October 13, 2013 at her home peacefully with her family at her side.
She was born November 13, 1928, in Winters, California, and the daughter of Tokujiro and Masami Yasui.
Peggy attended and graduated from the Henmi School of Dressmaking and Tailoring Academy.
Peggy was married to Mo Nakamoto on April 22, 1951.
Peggy was a Nursery School Teacher for 18 years and 10 years as the Office Administrator for the Fresno Buddhist Church but, Peggy's main occupation was heading up the Nakamoto household and raising her 3 children.
Peggy and Mo had volunteered with the youth groups of the Fresno Buddhist Church and were the advisors for a Camp that has been going strong for 47 years.
Peggy is survived by 3 children, Janis Sera, Toby Nakamoto, Sharon Saldana; 2 Son-in-laws and a Daughter in-law, Gregg Sera, Kris Nakamoto and Andy Saldana; 3 Grandchildren, Kyle Nakamoto, Nicole Nakamoto and Michael Sera. She is also survived by her sister, Masayo Arii.
Visitation will be held at Lisle Funeral Home on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm.
A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the Fresno Dharma Center, 2720 E. Alluvial, Fresno, California.