Obituaries & Tributes

Ayako Arimoto Rieke

Ayako (Arimoto) Rieke, 76 of Cottage Grove, OR passed away on September 13, 2020. She was born on January 15, 1944 in Osaka, Japan. Ayako graduated from high school and received a florist degree. She married Raymond A. Rieke on January 30, 1977 in Cottage Grove, OR. Ayako was a terrific mama, housewife and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, creating floral arrangements and Japanese Tea Ceremonies. Ayako is survived by daughter and son-in-law Yoko and Guy McBeth, Eldersburg, MD; daughter and son-in-law Naomi and Joe Motta, Sutherlin, OR; and grandchild Alaina McBeth. She was preceded in death by husband Raymond Rieke in 1995. No services. Arrangements in the care of Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove, OR.



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