AIKO (nee NAKAYAMA) LAWRIE

August 18, 1934 – February 5, 2008. Aiko passed away suddenly on February 5, 2008 at the age of 73. Aiko is survived by her son Marc Lawrie, Grandson, Carl and Brother Masaki Nakayama. Along with volunteer work with the Friends of University of Alberta Hospital and CNIB, Aiko served on the City of Edmonton Advisory Board on Services for Persons with Disabilities since 1998. She is that Board’s representative to the Edmonton Transit Advisory Board. She is also a Member of the Board of Directors of the Brail Tone Music Society of Canada – Edmonton Division and a Director of the Steadward Centre at the University of Alberta. Aiko will be missed by her many friends that she made as a member of the Dinner Optimist Club of Edmonton. Memorial service to be held in Edmonton at a later date.