Kenneth Teshima, of San Juan Bautista, beloved husband of Phyllis Teshima passed away in Salinas, CA on Wednesday, May 16th, 2012, at the age of 78 years.
A native of Watsonville. Lifelong resident of San Benito County; graduate of San Juan Grammar School, Hollister High School and San Benito Junior College; a machinist and retired co-owner of Gilroy Machining.
Enjoyed going to Reno and playing cards. Besides his spouse of 57 years, Kenneth is survived by his children Michael Teshima (Maryann), Patti Slater (Ken), Teri and Gary Teshima; grandchildren Steven, Matthew, Jennifer, Emily, Thomas, Jessica, Daniele, Thomas, and Heather;(predeceased by grandson Brandon); great-grandchildren Andrew and Jasmine; siblings Hubert Teshima (Jackie), Harris Teshima (Mary), Amy Boch (Tony), Naomi Benitez (Late Fred) and the late Marcie Suezaki (Late Richard); and many nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to the Memorial Service, Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012, beginning at 2:00 P.M. at the Grunnagle Ament Nelson Funeral Home 870 San Benito St., Hollister. A reception will follow service.
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