Joh Sekiguchi
September 14, 1930 – April 1, 2020

Joh Sekiguchi of Torrance, California, born 14 September 1930, died in his home on 1 April 2020. He was 89 years old. Mr. Sekiguchi is the son of Kumakichi Sekiguchi and Tadako Takeuchi and was preceded in death by sisters Suzushiro Nagata and Mariko Koide. Mr. Sekiguchi was born in Modesto. After living briefly with his family in Japan, the family relocated to Lindsay, but he and his family were interned during the war in Jerome, AR and Gila River, AZ. After the war, Mr. Sekiguchi graduated from Lindsay High School, obtained a BS in electrical engineering at UC Berkeley, and had a long and rewarding career at Northrup Corporation. Mr. Sekiguchi chose to trust all he associated with. He enjoyed dancing, tinkering with cars, singing, playing basketball, and he was a life member of the Torrance Sister City Association. Some remembrances of Mr. Sekiguchi are recorded here: