With great sadness we pass on the following message from the Talent Education Research Institute Office in Matsumoto. Many knew Ms. Mori well and will remember her wonderful teaching and strong support for Dr. Suzuki and the Suzuki Method.

Dear Suzuki Friends,

It is with deepest sadness and sorrow that we announce the passing away of Ms. Yuko Mori. On June 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM, Ms. Mori passed away in a hospital in Matsumoto. She was 80 years old.

At her family’s request, there was a private funeral held with her family on June 17, 2013. There will be a memorial concert for Ms. Mori in Matsumoto at a later date.

Sincerely yours,

Mitsuko Kawakami
Secretary to the President