12/31/1969 4:59pm [from Jun Akiyama
I have just received word that Bill Sosa sensei (6th dan, International Aikido Association
), passed away on Sunday, June 9th, 2002, at approximately 11:40am (CST). I don't have any more details at this time, but I will post when I get them. My condolences to his family, friends, and loved ones.