Owner of Naka Nursery/Mission Mission Adobe Garden Center is dead at 83

naka1.JPGShigeharu Nakamura died of natural causes on Tuesday. He was known as Mr. Naka to customers who shopped at the Niles District nursery he owned for more than 30 years.

Washington Hospital’s Nakamura Center in Union City is named for him.

We’ll print an obituary this weekend.

Matt Artz