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Bill Mitsuo Okubo
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1922
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 2010
Brighton
Adams County
Colorado, USA

Commerce City Sentinel Express (CO) - November 10, 2010
Deceased Name: Bill Mitsuo Okubo
Bill Okubo
, 88, of Brighton, passed away Nov. 1, 2010.

He was born July 28, 1922, in Denver to Kumataro and Fusano (Kagawa) Okubo. Bill graduated from Denver South High School and later married Jean Yamashita Jan. 26, 1946, in Denver.

Bill was the owner and operator of Lucky Lanes Bowling Alley in Brighton from 1973 to the present day. He also farmed south of Brighton for many years. Bill enjoyed fishing, trap shooting and hunting, but his true love was the bowling alley and the people there. He never knew a stranger and would spend countless hours at the bowling alley visiting with the people there.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, of Brighton; children, Carole (Ron) Noriyuki, of Fort Collins, William Okubo, of Brighton, Sheri (Ed) Doran, of New Jersey, Randy Okubo, of Brighton, and April Okubo, of Denver; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister; Chieko Miyamoto, of Torrance, Calif., and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and two sisters.

Private family services have been held. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled the arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  Fusano Okubo (1891 - 1981)
  Kumataro Okubo (1871 - 1946)
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Brighton
Adams County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Dr Andree S
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
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- Dr Andree S
 Added: May. 20, 2011

- Dr Andree S
 Added: Nov. 8, 2010

- Dr Andree S
 Added: Nov. 7, 2010
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