Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mariko Toma Dowey, of Lugoff, will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. Burial will follow at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mariko’s memory to Kershaw County Home Health & Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Mariko Toma Dowey, wife of Alden Wayne Dowey, was born in Okinawa, Japan, the daughter of the late Shisei and Ushie Toma.
Besides her husband, Mariko is survived by her brother, Shihachi Toma of Okinawa, Japan.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Dowey family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.