Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, care of Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, M0, 63385.
Mrs. Birdsall is survived by her husband, Richard Birdsall; 3 daughters - Anne (Mike) Dietz, Debbie (Jeff) Kolkmeier, Elizabeth (Jeremy) Cockrell; 2 brothers - Tsutomo Kamimura, Takashi Kamimura; 3 sisters - Noriko Matsuda, Kazuko, Kiyoko. She was the loving grandmother of 7 Grandchildren - Ren Cockrell, Hiro Cockrell, Olivia Dietz, Emma Kolkmeier, Kayla Kolkmeier, Michael Dietz, Jeffrey Kolkmeier.
She is preceded in death by her father, Mr. Kishimoto, and mother, Tsuru Kamimura.
She greatly enjoyed gardening, sewing, going to Ameristar Casino in St. Charles. She was an amazing cook, avid Cardinals baseball fan. She greatly enjoyed spending time with family, especially her grandchildren.