Funeral services for Paul “Pete”
Yasuda, 64, of Caldwell, who died Thursday at a Nampa Care Center
will be Tuesday, Dec. 3, 1991 at 10:30 a.m. at the Deer Flat Free
Methodist Church on Beet and Ustick Roads near Huston, Idaho, under
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Caldwell. The Rev. K.D.
Cole, Pastor will officiate. Interment will follow at Canyon Hill
Cemetery, Caldwell, Idaho.
Pete was born Feb. 4, 1927 at Roche Harbor, Wa. A son of
Heisaku and Ichi Yasuda. He was reared and attended school at
Wapato, Wa. until 1942 when the family was evacuated to the Assembly
Center in Portland, Ore. They moved to the Heart Mountain, Wy.
Relocation center, where he graduated from High School in 1944.
He was inducted into the U.S. Army and served in Austria.
After World War II, he returned to Payette, Id. Where he farmed with
He married Hisako “Sako” Kido on Nov. 21, 1953 at Ontario,
Oregon. The couple made their home on the Oregon Slope where they
farmed until 1957 when they moved to Caldwell. In July 1984, he
retired because of ill health.
He was a member of the J.A.C.L. of Boise Valley and the Onion
He is survived by his wife Sako of Caldwell; three sons and
daughters-in-law, Robert and Sally of Arlington, Virginia, David and
Jodee of Los Angeles, Cal. and Mark of Caldwell; two daughters and
sons-in-law, Mardi and Gary Wilburn and Christi and Danny Jackson,
both of Boise; five brothers, Kendo, Heizi and Junior of Payette,
George of Ontario and Kay Yasuda of Wilder; five sisters, Haru
Matsumura and Kaye Umemoto, both of Wapato, Wa., Shizuko Hironaka of
Ontario, Matsuko “Mako” Inaba of Caldwell and Sue Mar of Portland,
Ore.; two grandchildren, Andrew and Adrienne; and numerous nieces
and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.