Asako Escott, 87, of Junction City, KS, passed away on December 28, 2020. Johnson Funeral Home of Junction City, KS, is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.
Placement at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery, Manhattan, KS, will take place at a later date.
Asako was born January 18, 1933, to Eitaro and Tori Iwamoto in Mongawa, Yugawarmacki Ashigarashimogun Kanagawaken, Japan. She grew up in Yugawara Kanagawaken where she graduated from Odawarahi High School and attended two years college in Yokohama, Japan.
On March 8, 1956, she married Robert G. Escott in Yokohama, Japan. She worked at Elec-Wire, Inc. and retired in 1991 after 18 years. Survivors include Her husband at home and one son, Leroy Escott of Fort Payne, Alabama, three brothers and one sister in Japan, six grandchildren and 15.5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, two sisters, one son Robert Jr., and one daughter, Suson.
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