Takaatsu Nishimura Late of Fitzroy North

Takaatsu Nishimura died on 11 October 2021 aged 76 years.

Family Message

Nishimura Takaatsu, born 23 June 1945, died peacefully at home on 11 October 2021 after enjoying his final glass of beer. Beloved husband of Robyn, brother of Fusae-san, father of Tania, Joh, Kimi and Emmy and grandfather of Louis, Theo, Tao, Owen, Mia, Suni, Tashi, Tilly and Frankie. Loved father-in-law to Peter, Rhiannon, Lachlan and Michael. Highly respected Karate Shihan to many in Japan, Australia and New Zealand. A life well lived. He will be dearly missed by all.

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Memorial celebration for Taka – organised by the family will be held Sunday 5 June 2022 from 2pm - 5pm, in Preston.

For family and friends unable to attend in person, a Zoom link is available from family (link to be provided closer to the Memorial service)

Family welcome everyone to celebrate and attend this service.
We will gather to celebrate his life and share our memories.

Please RSVP by 22 May to

All are Welcome!

Memorial Service Live Stream

5 June 2022

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Virtual Signature Book

A virtual signature book is available for you to sign your name.

Listed By

Lonergan & Raven Funerals
(03) 9489 8711

187 Queens Parade, Clifton Hill, VIC, 3068, Australia