IN MEMORIUM

These pages serve as a gathering place for members of the wider San Francisco Zen Center sangha (community) to honor and remember dharma friends who have died.

Shunryu Suzuki Roshi

May 18, 1904 – December 4, 1971

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Dainin Katagiri Roshi

January 19, 1928 – March 1, 1990

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Sojun Mel Weitsman

July 9, 1929 – January 7, 2021

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Blanche Hartman / Shunbo Zenkei - Spring Full Moon, Inconceivable Joy

May 8, 1926 – May 13, 2016

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Steven Stücky / Daitsu Myogen - Great Pervading Subtle Eye

March 6, 1946 – December 31, 2013

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Del Carlson

December 1923 – November 7, 2017

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David Coady / Seizan Yushin - Blue Mountain, Courageous Spirit

July 17, 1965 – July 21, 2011

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Darlene Cohen / Su Rei Ken Po - Great Spirit Manifesting Dharma

March 6, 1946 – December 31, 20October 31, 1942 – January 12, 201113

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Seido Eishu Lee de Barros - Clear Path, Constant, Endless Effort

November 5, 1936 – March 6, 2019

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Junsei Jana Drakka

October 21, 1952 – October 28, 2017

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Della Goertz / Zen Do Tei Jun Dai Shi - Zen Way, Faith, Refined Naturalness

July 11, 1913 – February 5, 2012

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Lou Hartman / Shu-Un Mitsuzen - Bright Shadow, Empty Source

June 2, 1915 – January 20, 2011

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Lee Lipp / Ninsen Kashin - River of Patience, Singing Heart

December 9, 1937 – August 17, 2016

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David William Lueck / Daigan Tatsudo - Great Vow, Accomplished The Way

January 27, 1931 – April 26, 2015

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Hilary Parsons / Shin Ke Rei Gen - Deep River, Spiritual Source

January 1, 1949 – August 19, 2017

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Lin Zenki / Kan Shin Zen Ki - Generous Heart, The Whole Works

October 28, 1951 – August 28, 2017

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Yvonne Rand / Jikai Myo-On - Ocean of Compassion, Luminous Sound

September 23, 1935 – August 19, 2020

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Jerome Petersen / Chikudo Genki

June 12, 1928 – December 12, 2010

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Mitsu Suzuki Sensei

April 23, 1914 – January 9, 2015

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Katherine Thanas / Karin Sobun

March 17, 1927 – June 24, 2012

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Shokan Jordan Thorn

September 23, 1935 – August 19, 2020

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Jack Weller

1939 – December 17, 2018

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