- Born: 6 Jan 1924, Okinawa, Japan
- Marriage: Melvin Wayne Pate on 8 Jun 1966 in Okinawa, Japan
- Died: 29 Sep 2012, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming at age 88
Noted events in her life were:
• Obituary, 29 Sep 2012, Wyoming Tribune Eagle. Miyoko Yara Pate
Miyoko Yara Pate, 83, of Cheyenne died Sept 29, 2012, at Life Care Center of Cheyene.
She was born Jan 6, 1924 in Okinawa, Japan. After WWII, she helped raise her brothers and sisers and later moved to the United States. She retired from the hospital.
She is survived by a brother, Chosh Yara, and as sister, Fumi Iaira, both of Okinawa, Japan.
Cremation has taken place under the care of Schrader Funeral Home and memorial services will be held in Okinawa.
Miyoko married Melvin Wayne Pate, son of Josiah Virgil Pate and Goldie Mae Ault, on 8 Jun 1966 in Okinawa, Japan. (Melvin Wayne Pate was born on 2 Jan 1942 in Mankato, Jewell County, Kansas, died on 11 Jun 2000 in Serverance, Weld County, Colorado and was buried in Esbon Cemetery, Esbon Township, Jewell County, Kansas.)