Seattle’s Mayor Ed Murray released a statement on July 6 on the passing of his mother-in-law, Lily Nakai Shiosaki. The mayor’s husband is Michael Shiosaki.
“On July 4, Michael’s mother, Lily, passed away. She was a beloved mother and wife, and her graciousness and strength of character will remain an inspiration to our entire family,” said Murray.
Shiosaki was buried on July 9 at Greenwood Memorial Terrace in Spokane.
In addition to Michael, Shiosaki is survived by her husband, Fred, and daughter, Nancy.