Takishi Baba, 97. Beloved husband of the late Yoshiye, nee Kuramoto. Loving father of Linda (Thomas E. Rzepka) Baba. Fond brother of Hisako Kamachi, the late Kiyoko, the late Sam, and the late Ruby Nakata. Devoted uncle of Jane, Karen, Janice and Kimberly; great-uncle of Bill, Steven, Sandra, and Samantha; Great-great-uncle of Alec.
Memorial gathering Thursday, Jan 31, from 4-8 p.m., at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Rd. (3 blks S of Roosevelt), Lombard. Info: 630-932-1500 or knollcrest.net