The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001142669-01
Funeral Notices


Passed away on September 30, 2018, in Honolulu at the age of 106. She was born on June 15, 1912 in Honohina, Hawaii. Tamayo retired as a seamstress at Watumull’s Hawaiian Wear and was very active as a member of Jodo Mission Fujinkai. She attended flower arrangement and tea ceremony classes at the church. Once a week, she attended Moiliili Community Center Day Care and two senior citizen groups.

Predeceased by husband Tadao Nakamura, she is survived by her son George (Joyce); three grandchildren – Dr. Craig Nakamura, Dr. Curt Nakamura, and Dr. Caryn Matsuoka; and great- grandsons Chasen and Cayden Matsuoka. Private services held. No koden (monetary gifts), please.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hosoi Garden Mortuary