James Funamura

Deceased: April 21, 2017

Service Information:

Memorial Visitation: Thursday, May 25, 2017 5pm until 9pm
Memorial Service 7pm


James Funamura, age 96, of Chicago passed away April 21, 2017 surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of 68 years and best friend of the late Yurie; loving father to Kenny (Susan), Allen, Kathy, Robert and Michael; and many nieces and nephews. James was preceded in death by his parents, Kaneichi and Ume Funamura; and brothers, George, Sam, Norman, Roch and Mas; and sisters, Minnie Masaoka, Dorothy Morita, Grace Nagata and Mary Iyemura. He served in the U.S Army in Germany and was a World War II veteran. Memorial visitation from 5-9 PM on Thurs., May 25, 2017 with a memorial service at 7 P.M. at Lakeview Funeral Home, 1458 W. Belmont, Chicago. Private interment. Info 773-472-6300 or www.LakeviewFuneralHome.com.