, Salem, MA

October 3, 2013

Lester Nishi, 60

Beverly — Lester Nishi, age 60, died in New York on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. Born in Los Angeles, California, he was the son of Nobel Nishi & Mataye Jane Nishi. For the last 35 years Mr. Nishi had resided in Massachusetts.

In addition to his mother, Mataye Jane, Mr. Nishi is survived by his daughter, Morgan Nishi [a current resident of Swampscott, MA], as well as his two brothers, Don Saisho & Sam Nishi [both California residents].

ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral Service will be held at the Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal St., (corner of North St.), Salem MA, on Saturday at 11:00 AM. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to "The Boston Firefighter's Burn Foundation," 55 Hallet St., Dorchester, MA 02124. For additional information or online guest book, please call 978-744-0497 or visit