Teruko SasakiCOTTAGE GROVE — A private service will be held in Hawaii for Teruko Sasaki of Cottage Grove, formerly of Honolulu who died Aug. 28 of an intracranial hemorrhage. She was 81.She was born July 11, 1928 in Gunma-ken Japan to Miyokichi and Kane Sasaki. She married Donald Yaatame in October 1952 in Gunma-ken, Japan. They later divorced.She worked in the hotel industry in Hawaii and later as a caregiver.Survivors include a daughter, Diane Daily of Cottage Grove; a brother, Kazu Sasaki of Japan; two sisters, Chiyo Sasaki and Utako Kijima of Japan; and two grandchildren.She was preceded in death by a son, Gary Yaatame.Musgrove Family Mortuary of Eugene in charge of arrangements.
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