Mrs. Matsuda passed away peacefully at the age of 101 with family by her side.
Kasumi was born in Mission City, B.C. and moved with her parents to the Turin/Iron Springs area in 1942. She married in 1946 and moved to Raymond and eventually to Taber, where she remained until 2021.
She was predeceased by her parents Ichirohei and Kin, her loving husband Yoshio (Roy), son Harold, siblings Shizuka (Yuichi), Fujiko (Masaru), Kimiko (Todomu), Kenichi (Fran), Jiro, Haruo, Isamu and two grandsons.
Kasumi is survived by Michie, Heather, Tomi and children; June (Bob) Grover, Allan, Don, Ray, Edward (Gregory), Lori (Michael), Lindsey. Nine grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Special thanks to the staff at Sunny South Lodge, Lethbridge Regional Hospital 4C and St. Michael’s
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday December 9, 2022 at 11:00am at THE BUDDHIST TEMPLE OF SOUTHERN ALBERTA (470 40 St S, Lethbridge).
Friends are welcome to meet with the family from 10:00 to 10:45am at the Buddhist Temple prior to the Service.
In lieu of flowers and Koden, a memorial donation can be made to the Alzheimers Society.
In lieu of flowers or koden, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories.