By Press Release
Published Thursday, May 23, 2019 10:10 am
Delta resident Reiko Meagher died May 18, 2019, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 93.
She was born Sept. 8, 1925, in Vancouver, Canada, to Shinichi and Kiyo Tsujimura. She spent her childhood in Vancouver and Japan. She received her education in Japan.
She married Robert Meagher in Toronto, Canada, on Feb. 15, 1951.
She lived in Cedaredge for 24 years and in Delta the last year. Her husband's Air Force career took the family to various places overseas and the U.S. They retired in Albuquerque, N.M., before moving to Colorado in 1994.
Mrs. Meagher enjoyed cross-country skiing, riding her bicycle and swimming.
She is survived by her son, Wayne (Sherry) Meagher of Tijeras, N.M.; daughter, Charmayne Heiden of Delta; sister, Tsuneko Suenaga of Dundas, Ontario, Canada; and four grandchildren, Katie, Wesley, Richard and Edward.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Meagher; brother, Koichi; three sisters, Eiko, Tamako and Ryuko; and a son-in-law, Donald.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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