Age 83, passed away peacefully
on December 8th, 2016 about 3 p.m. after hearing
the Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra chanted. Bob was co-founder of the Hokoji Zen Buddhist Temple in El Salto, Arroyo Seco, with the Buddhist teacher Kobun Chino Otogawa.
Bob was the resident priest of Hokoji and resided at Hokoji with his partner Sandy for about twelve years. He remained active with Hokoji until his passing.