Voice Actress Miyoko Asou Passes Away

Voice actress Miyoko Asou passed away on August 25, 2018 due to senility. She was 92 years old at the time of her passing.

Asou’s credits include Fune Isono in Sazae-san, Pinako Rockbell in Fullmetal Alchemist and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Cologne in Ranma 1/2, Machiko’s Aunt in Miss Machiko, Takao’s Mother in Captain, Kiyoshi in Botchan.

She also had minor roles in such anime as Raccoon Rascal, Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files, Maya the Bee, Master Keaton, Maria Watches Over Us, Galaxy Express 999, The Ancient Magus’ Bride: Those Awaiting a Star, and Heidi – A Girl of the Alps.

Source: ANN

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