Toshio Suda
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Toshio Suda, 95 years, died Feb. 7, U. S. Army, served in the 100th Regiment then transferred to the 442nd infantry division, serving as a medic in Italy. Toshio was an accomplished writer, and published several poems in the tanka style and founded the Chicago Tanka club. Beloved husband of the late Toyo; loving father of Priscilla (Jeff) Taylor, Richard (Ann Marie) Suda and Robert (Catherine) Suda; devoted grandfather of Brent, Chad and Troy Taylor and Matthew (Meghan), David (Megan), and Lindsay Suda; and great-grandfather of Cayden and Elliot. In lieu of flowers, memorial to the J.A.S.C., 4427 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60640 appreciated. Visitation Feb. 11, Thursday, from 4 p.m. until Funeral Service at 7:30 p.m., both at Devon Church of Christ, 1630 W. Devon St., Chicago, IL 60660. For info Lakeview Funeral Home, 773-472-6300 or

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Published in Chicago Tribune on Feb. 9, 2010.
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April 27, 2010
In high school I worked after school at the Congregational Church in Des Plaines under Toshio's excellent and patient guidance. He taught me much in his quiet way, and, even after so many years, I will miss him.
Mike Pedersen
February 24, 2010
so very sorry
Marty Noone
February 16, 2010
Bob, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Karen & Dan Burgard
Karen Burgard
February 12, 2010
I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Condolences to you and your family.
Karen and Paul Yamada
Karen Yamada
February 11, 2010
Priscilla, so sorry to hear about your father's passing. Our condolences to you and your family.

John and Eileen Kelly
Eileen Gawenda
February 10, 2010
Priscilla, I am so sorry to here of the loss of your father. He was such a
nice guy.
Tom Crawford
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