1951 — 2020
Mr. Kiyoshi "Kiyo" Takahara Nakato, 69, Co-Owner of Nakato Japanese Restaurant, passed away on January 1st, 2020. Kiyoshi Takahara was born in Tokyo, Japan to Seiji and Masako Takahara on August 31, 1951. He went to school at Rikkyo Gakuin where he immersed himself in baseball and surfing, and later graduated from Rikkyo University in 1973. After graduating Rikkyo University, Kiyoshi moved to the United States where he met his future wife, Hiroe Nakato at Nakato Japanese Restaurant. They were married on December 26th, 1978 in Atlanta. Kiyoshi worked tirelessly to help support his wife's family business. His kind temperament, patience, and love for both staff and guests served...