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Nobuye Yamaguchi

September 3, 1927 - April 27, 2018


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Nobuye (Nobby) Yamaguchi on April 27, 2018.  Mom was born at Sea Island, BC on Sept. 3, 1927. She was predeceased by her husband, Junshiro, daughter, Eileen, son-in-law, Edward and sister, Sandra Maekawa.  Mom is survived by her two sisters: Chiyo Narukami and Sue Kanegawa, children: Larry (Shirley), Brian (Lynne), grandchildren: Scott, Kiyomi (Chris), Amy, Kevin, Michael and great-grandchildren: Kyliana and Conner.

We wish to express our sincerest thanks to the staff at McKinney Place who took great care of Mom

A private family service will be held.

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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Valerie Wilson-Clark
Relation: Friend

Fond memories of Nobuye, sincere condolences from Valerie in the U K.

From: Huia Martin
Relation: Family friend.

Condolences Larry to you and your family. You have provided a loving, caring presence for your mom during her final years.

From: Shiela Lange
Relation: friend of family

I just saw that your mom had died. Its always a loss – as we age we all become orphans. My prayers of comfort to you and your family.

From: Susan Capyk
Relation: Mother of friends

What a great picture of Nobby. So like her in real life : Always a beautiful smile on her face! She was a lovely lady and I feel lucky to have known her a little .

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Private service arrangements have been made.

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Thank You Notice

We wish to express our sincerest thanks to the staff at McKinney Place who took great care of Mom

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