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DR. REIICHI IIZUKA


1926 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
DR. REIICHI IIZUKA Obituary
DR. REIICHI IIZUKA Dr. Reiichi Iizuka passed away peacefully the morning of October 29, 2017, at the age of 91. Born August 8, 1926, in Kobe, Japan, he was a graduate of Chiba University Medical School. He came to the US on a Fulbright Scholarship for medicine and ended up at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. An anesthesiologist, he moved to Las Vegas in 1969 with his daughter, Shireen, and worked in many of the area hospitals. He married Carol Reed in December 1976 and had two children, Jennifer and Patrick. Dr. Iizuka was also an accomplished woodworker and was never happier than when he was puttering in his workshop. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Iizuka; four brothers; two sisters; and his parents. He is survived by his children, Jennifer, Patrick and Shireen. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Habitat for Humanity.
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