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William Nishijima
May 27, 1931 - September 23, 2017
3080 Lake Shore Boulevard West,
Toronto, ON
M8V 1K3
(416) 259 - 3705
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Peacefully passed away on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at the Dorothy Ley Hospice at the age of 86. Loving husband of Jane Nishijima. Loving father to Kevin (Chiyako), Paul (Sonia), and his late daughter Naomi. Cherished grandfather to Gabrielle and Étienne. Brother of Kiyo (Toki), Marjorie (Kaz), Irene (Paul), Don (Maureen), Lloyd, and Ricky (Terri). William will be lovingly remembered by the Kawakami and Cucci families, as well as his many friends and neighbours. Family and friends will be received at the Ridley Funeral Home, 3080 Lake Shore Blvd. W., Toronto (416-259-3705), on Wednesday, September 27th from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Buddhist service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow.