Masayo Nishimura

Deceased: June 22, 2011

Service Information:

Memorial Visitation: Saturday, July 2, 2011 1pm until Memorial Service at 3pm


Masayo Nishimura
73 years, died June 22nd, after a short illness. She was born in Spokane Washington on October 25, 1937. She and her family migrated to Chicago after WWII. A University of Illinois graduate, she was a longtime Chicago Public School Teacher before retiring a few years ago. Ms. Nishimura was one of few remaining survivors of the WWII Japanese Internment camps.
She is the beloved daughter of the late Sadayoshi and Tomiko Nishimura.
She is survived by her dearest sister Sadako Saunders, her brother in law Warner Saunders Sr. and loving nephew Warner Saunders Jr.
Dear friend and colleague of many.
Memorial visitation Saturday July 2nd from 1:00 pm
until memorial service at 3:00 pm at
Lakeview Funeral Home 1458 W Belmont Ave. Chicago, Il. 60657
for info 773-472-6300 or