A private funeral service for Jiro Tsushima, 89-year-old, Stockton, Calif.-born Nisei, WWII veteran, who passed away on Jan. 6, 2016 in Hawthorne, was held on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 at the Chapel of Pacific Crest Cemetery with Rev. Kory Quon from Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple officiating.
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He is predeceased by wife Sumiko, sister Umeko Irene and brother-in-law Masaru Bob Nakagiri and survived by his siblings, Mitsuo Tsushima of Sacramento, CA, Tomiye Mary Nakagiri, Frank (Hideko) and Hiroshi (Sumako) Tsushima, May (Keigo) Obata of Fresno, Calif., Tadashi Tsushima of San Juan Capistrano, Calif. and Isamu Tsushima of Riverside, Calif.; also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.