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Thomas Masami Nakagawa
Born August 7, 1934. Entered Nirvana on January 17, 2015 at the age of 80.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Kazuo and Koito Nakagawa; his wife of 49 years, Dorothy, and his brother Carl.

He is survived by daughters Laura (Alan) and Cynthia (Randy), and grandsons, Ethan and Zachary.

Thomas was a graduate of Yuba City High School and Sacramento State University. He served in the US Army and retired from the California Office of Real Estate Appraisers after 26 years as a Senior Property Appraiser. Thomas was a born entertainer, who was very social and always on the go. He loved to sing karaoke, performing in restaurants, bars and senior centers. He also played the ukulele with the ACC Pocket Pickers.

A private memorial service will be held for family and friends at the Buddhist Church of Sacramento.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Jan. 28 to Jan. 30, 2015
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