The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001240792-01
Funeral Notices


Age 93, passed away on September 12, 2019 at Pearl City Nursing Home. Born in Honolulu. She was the last surviving daughter of 10 siblings of parents Seisuke and Ushi Higa from Haneji, Okinawa.

Preceded in death by husband, James E. Jones. Survived by daughter, Patricia; sons, James R. Dino (May), David and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Also survived by brother, David Iwao Higa (Mary, Deceased).

Also, preceded in death by parents, Seisuke and Ushi Higa; brothers, Thomas (Charlotte), Paul (Shirley), Robert (Vicky), Carl; sisters, Helen (Seifuku) Tamashiro, Grace (Alfred) Teruya, Gertrude (Robert) Onaka, Molly (Robert) Unruh.

Services will be held on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Visitation: 3:00 p.m.; Service: 4:00 p.m. Inurnment at 9:30 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2019 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hosoi Garden Mortuary