Helen Miyuki Nitta Mito passed away on September 6, 2018.
Helen was born on January 10, 1917 in Hollister, Ca. to Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sumida. Helen is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Karen Nitta; her stepson and step daughter-in-law, Ron and Millicent Mito; her brother, Joey Sumida; and sister, Lily Yamashita. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sumida; her first husband, Fred Nitta; her second husband, Frank Mito; her daughter, Joan Otsuji; her brothers George, Tommy, and John Sumida; her sister May Fujii; and grandson Kyle Otsuji.
Friends and family are invited to a memorial service on Oct. 13, 2018 at 2 pm at the Watsonville Buddhist Temple, 423 Bridge St., Watsonville.
Arrangements have been entrusted in the care of the Carroll Family of Ave Memorial Chapel, www.avemariamemorialchapel.com.