Name: MASUYAMA, SHOJI
Date of Birth: 3/24/1949
Ascension Date: 3/19/1993
Memorial Location: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, NY
Contact Name: Barbara Masuyama
He and I met when we both were in high school, though we never knew each other until 20 years later when we became the best friends and found out we we had been in the same gahthering for neighboring prefectures, Gunma and Tochigi, in Japan at the same time. We were active in HARP(High school Association of Research of Principles). We both came to USA, I in July, he in Sept. 1973. We worked together in the same fish company in Los Angeles area for 5 years on and off 1984 - 1993. He was my tutor for seafood business.
Barabara, his wife and Kathy, my wife, happened to be very good friends as well. Kathy and I have the atmost respect to Mr.and Mrs.Masuyama.
He was 5 days before his 44th birthday when he ascended to heaven.