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Announcement of a Memorial Gathering for former Counselor Hiromasa Yonekura (former Chairman and President)

Jan. 29, 2019

This is to inform that we will hold a memorial gathering for Hiromasa Yonekura, our former Counselor (former President and Chairman), who passed away on November 16, 2018.

1. Date and Time 

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.


2. Venue  

IMPERIAL HOTEL, TOKYO, 2nd floor, The Peacock Room

  1-1, Uchisaiwai-cho 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8558, Japan



3. Organizers

  Osamu Ishitobi, Chairman, Sumitomo Chemical

  Masakazu Tokura, President, Sumitomo Chemical


4. The bereaved family represented by

  Mrs. Kazue Yonekura


5. Style

At the venue, please stand in line to offer flowers prepared for attendants. No seating provided.


Gifts, flowers, offerings, or condolence messages are gratefully declined. Please come in an ordinary dress whenever convenient during the Gathering.


General contact:
General Affairs Dept.,
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
TEL: +81-3-5543-5001

Media contact:
Corporation Communications Dept.,
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
TEL: +81-3-5543-5102