Nobuo "Nankai" Nojiri

Deceased: March 8, 2009

Service Information:

Visitation: Sunday, March 15, 2009 2pm until
Funeral Service at 3pm, both at
Buddhist Temple of Chicago, 1151 W LeLand Ave.
Interment: Private


Nobuo "Nankai" Nojiri, 94 years, died Mar. 8, 2009
Longtime devoted member of BTC and known for his Senryu poetry.
Beloved husband of Alice K.
Loving father of
JoAnn (Masaaki) Yamada, Keiko Nojiri and Louise Sachiko Woodard.
Dear brother of
Sumiko Taniguchi, Evelyn Inamine, Masao Nojiri, Isao (Tomiyo) Nojiri,
Betty Uyekawa, Phyllis Nagai, Mitsuko Okamura and George (Ruth) Nojiri.
Devoted grandfather of
Masahiro (Masako) Yamada, Hideki (Lillian) Yamada,
Daniel Jared (Jennifer) Nojiri
Jeffrey Woodard, Lindsay (Steve) Cutler and
great grandfather of Hunter, Dylan and Maya.
Visitation March 15th Sunday 2 pm until funeral service at 3 pm both at
Buddhist Temple of Chicago, 1151 W LeLand Ave. Chicago, Il. 60640
For info Lakeview Funeral Home 773-472-6300 or


March 26, 2009

I am very saddened to hear of your loss. I will let Dr. Yamaga know of Mr. Nojiri's passing as soon as I return to Japan. Please accept my condolences and best wishes.

Tony Silva
Osaka, Japan