Taki Mauldin was born in Japan to Shinichi and Minji. She met her husband, Hilton, while he was in the United States Air Force stationed in Japan. They married and lived the rest of their lives in the United States, most recently in Washington State. Taki passed away peacefully on May 8, 2018.
Taki is preceded in death by her husband, Hilton, sister Ritsuko, brother Hitoshi and survived by her children, Terry, Frances, and Dale; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild along with many siblings.
Taki enjoyed reading, writing, and gardening. She found pleasure in visiting with her family and friends, while creating delicious Japanese foods for them to enjoy.
A committal service for Taki is to be held at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA, on May 22, 2018, where she will be laid to rest with her husband, Hilton.