(RIP) Takafumi Takeno Shinan
【Announcement of passing of Highest Shihan and councilor of AYF】
AYF Honbu office announces with sympathy that Takafumi Takeno, a councilor and the Highest Shihan of AYF and Kancho of Kōfu Jōtō dojo, Aikido Yamanashi Yoshinkan has passed away on November 16th, 2022 at the age of 75.
We express our sincerest gratitude to everyone for the support and kindness shown to him while he was alive, and share this sad news.
A private funeral was held among his family members. At the request of his family flowers and condolence gifts are gratefully declined.