12/31/1969 4:59pm [from Jun Akiyama
I just received news that Iwao Tamura sensei, 9th dan of Ki Society, has passed away at 1pm on Saturday, April 5th due to an acute kidney infection. He had been ill for some months. His funeral is on the evening of Monday, April 7th. My condolences go out to his family, friends, and loved ones.