Toshiko Goya Wright, age 77, of Indianapolis, passed away February 16, 2016 at Community Hospital North. She was born on October 2, 1938 in Okinawa, Japan as the daughter of Shunju and Uto Goya. She married Jerry W. Wright on June 13, 1966 in Okinawa, Japan.
Toshiko worked for Indianapolis Public School #21 as a cook for 25 years before retiring in 2000. She was a member of Okinawa Yu-Yukai and Okinawa Kenjin Kai of Indiana.
She is survived by her daughter, Hiromi Leonard (husband Tom Leonard) of Greenfield; grandchildren, Schylor and Tomoko “Cookie”; sisters, Kamiko Wakuta, Fumiko Chinan and Masako Goya all of Okinawa, Japan; and brothers, Sayro Goya and Yoshiaki Goya, both of Okinawa, Japan. She was preceded in death by her parents Shunju and Uto; husband, Jerry; and sister, Takeko.
Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
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