Obituary for Aug. 29, 2016

• Sidney Yoji Nishiyama

Sidney Yoji Nishiyama

Born May 5, 1946, and raised in Kekaha, Sidney Yoji Nishiyama passed away on Aug. 6, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, Washington.

He was preceded in death by his sister Sherry-Ann.

He is survived by wife Carmelita, children Sheri-Ann, Ana-Lea, Kenneth and Terry Nishiyama. Also, parents Cipriano and Sachie Otoman, brothers Michael (Marynel) Otoman, Gene (Elaine) Otoman, David Otoman, Joseph Otoman, sisters Judy (Guy) Fujita, Lisa (Robin) Murayama and numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

There will be a celebration of life on Sept. 3, 2016, at St. Theresa’s Church in Kekaha. Visitation with family from 9 to 10 a.m. with service to follow at 10 a.m.

Casual attire is suggested and flowers are welcome.


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