Kosumi Steet will be the name of a new road between Alder and Webb Avenues. (City of Chilliwack Webmap)

LETTER: Family honoured to have Chilliwack street named after them

‘We are very honoured and proud!’

Re: “New street name to honour Japanese-Canadian family,” Chilliwack Progress, Oct. 29, 2020.

Thank you very much for the excellent coverage regarding the naming of a new street.

READ MORE: New Chilliwack street name will honour Japanese-Canadian family

On behalf of the descendants of Shin and Yori Kosumi, we would like to express our sincere gratitude to the Chilliwack Mayor and Council and to everyone else who was involved in choosing to name a new street for our parents.

We are very honoured and proud!

Sue Sueko Yamamoto (nee Kosumi)

Pitt Meadows

Mary Fumi Higo (nee Kosumi)

Port Coquitlam

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