Manga In Memoriam: 2016

Here are those we lost in the manga industry during 2016:

  • Satomi Koe, manga creator, passed away on February 14, 2016 due to gallbladder cancer at the age of 65.
  • Taku Chiba, manga creator, passed away on February 27, 2016 due to renal pelvic cancer at the age of 56.
  • Mikiya Mochizuki, manga creator, passed away on April 3, 2016 due to pulmonary adenocarcinoma at the age of 77.
  • Sakumi Yoshino, manga creator, passed away on April 20, 2016 due to an unspecified illness at the age of 57.
  • Tomohiro Matsu, light novel author, passed away on May 2, 2016 due to an unspecified illness at the age of 43.
  • Hiroyuki Shoji, manga creator, passed away October 21, 2016 at the age of 46.
  • Kenichiro Takai, manga creator, passed away on November 7, 2016 due to pneumonia at the age of 79.

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