Linko Fukunaga, 80, of Payson, died July 5, 2003 in St. Joseph Hospital in Phoenix in the presence of her daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Abe Yamada of Payson. She was born June 22, 1923 on the Big Island of Hawaii.
She was known for loving everyone she met.
She is survived by her son, Dennis (Annette) Fukunaga of Honolulu, Hawaii; daughter, Elaine (Abe) Yamada; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Takeo Nishiyama of Honolulu, Hawaii, Ralph Nishiyama of Panorama City, Fla. and Kent Nishiyama of Lake Tahoe, Calif.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 12 at Calvary Chapel, 1103 N. Beeline Highway.