With great sorrow, we must inform you that on July 22, 2021, our
pastor of Hitachi Church, Rev. Susumu Shimada passed away after struggling
against his disease of Malignant lymphoma for several years. He was 72 years
old. Even during the period of his struggle, he has been actively working for
pastoral care and continuing to preach sermons till last Sunday Worship on July
Due to the COVID restrictions, his family wishes that the following funeral
will be held only with his family members; Monday, July 26, 2021 13:00
A commemorative event will be planned later.