Fausta Takayama passed away peacefully at Lakeland Long Term Care on Friday, October 27th, 2023. Age 89 years.

Beloved daughter of the late Shushin and Kame Takayama. Loving mother of Mary Calabrese. Cherished “Oba” of Miryan Rutledge (Matthew); Grace Castro; Gary Castro (Francesca Tocci); Lucy Castro (Roger Pupo Riveron); and Marina Calabrese. Adored “Oba” of Alessandra, Anthony, Adrianna, Adrian, Diego, Manuel, Luna, Kimora, and Roger Jr. “Panchito”. Dear sister of Hideo Takayama, Hideko Ibanez, Katsuko Takayama, Vincent Takayama and the late Richard Takayama, Victor Takayama, and Nobuko Velasquez. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Family and friends will be received at the Logan Funeral Home (705-746-5855), 81 James Street, Parry Sound, on Monday, October 30th from 1:00 – 2:00 P.M. A Celebration of Fausta’s Life will take place in the Logan Memorial Chapel on Monday, October 30th at 2:00 P.M. Reception to follow.


As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Lakeland Long Term Care (Seniors Holiday Gift Program) would be appreciated.


Sending you so many thoughts Miryan and family.

-Krista Higgins

So sorry for your family's loss..u all loved oba so much..u have a shining angel in heaven.. hugs and prayers sent

-Kathy's I stop

Miryan and Mathew, you both took the best care, love an support. She was the most kindest woman. For the short time I knew her she touched my heart. My condolences to you both and families, friends.


One of the most beautiful persons I've had the pleasure to know. Totally dedicated to her family and friends. My sincere condolences.

-Gordon Rutledge

Todos mis pensamientos y cariño van para ti y tu familia en estos momentos tan difíciles. Lamento mucho tu pérdida. Que en paz descanse Oba.