Passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 5, 2011 at the age of 92. Survived by her loving family, four daughters: Jane Goldstone (Kenneth) of Japan, Naomi Hinman (Ed) of Salmon Arm, BC, Judy Ann Nishi and Joan Phoenix both of Vancouver, BC; son Gordon Nishi (Lisa) of Kelowna, BC; eight grandchildren: Corrina and Ruben Millyard, David (Alisa) and Jessica Hinman, Arisa Goldstone, Nanako Phoenix, Stephen and Kaya Nishi; two sisters: Mas Aura and Yae Hayashi both of Revelstoke, BC and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Minoru and son Hoshin. Jitsue will be deeply missed by her family and friends. There will be a private family service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.