Yoshi Obuchi
Birth: 22 October 1905
Noshiro, Akita, Japan
Death: 16 December 2015
Noshiro, Akita, Japan
Age: 110 years, 55 days
Country: JapanJPN

Yoshi Obuchi (Japanese: 大渕ヨシ; 22 October 1905 – 16 December 2015) was a Japanese supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Obuchi was born in Noshiro, Akita Prefecture, Japan, on 22 October 1905. Around 1949 she started living in Omachi with her husband. She was running a clothing store for a while after her husband's death in the mid-1960s.

Following the death of 109-year-old Masaji Ishikawa on 3 July 2014, Obuchi became the oldest living person in Akita Prefecture. She lived in Omachi, Noshiro, Akita.

Obuchi died of pneumonia at a hospital in Noshiro, Akita Prefecture, Japan, at 7:50 PM of 16 December 2015, at the age of 110 years, 55 days.


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