was born on Northern Vancouver Island, moved with family to Vancouver and in 1942 relocated to Salmon Arm. Keiko was multi talented in occupations ranging from clerical to hair dressing. Keiko loved people and loved to entertain. Her home and garden became the center for many social gatherings. Keiko spent many years before retirement in the health care industry working as a receptionist in Home Support and with Interior Health payroll department. She was always a happy, kind, helpful person to all who she met.