Obituaries: Sueko Finney

OTTUMWA-Sueko “Kazuko” Finney, 84, of Des Moines formerly of Ottumwa, died at 1:40 p.m. March 26, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

She was born March 24, 1933 in Sasebo, Japan.  Sueko married Harold G. Finney on July 12, 1974 and he preceded her in death on November 24, 1993.

A resident of Ottumwa since 1974, Sueko had worked at McCurdy Seed Corn and Chinese Restaurant & Tea Garden.

Surviving is her daughter, Shize Kawahara of Sasebo, Japan and grandson, Kazutaka Kawahara of Sasebo, Japan.

Her body was cremated.

Graveside services and inurnment was held at Shaul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project.

Reece Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.