NVC Newsletter


December 2019, Volume 69, Issue 11

Harunobu (Tom) Tamashiro

Tom Tamashiro, age 92, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 16, 2019 after experiencing numerous health issues. He had a long career working as an electrical engineer at Boeing. Tom was a Korean War veteran, and he was a long-time member of Faith Bible Church in Seattle. Tom is survived by his loving wife, Yaeko; daughters Joyce Tamashiro-Takasugi (Rex), Karen Furukawa (Karl) and Sharon Rustia (Roney); 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. His family and friends will miss this beloved old character. Tom will be interred in Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA. A private family service will be held in January.