The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001389550-01
Funeral Notices


Age 104, of Honolulu, passed away on September 16, 2022. She was born in Koloa, Kauai and was a longtime resident of Arcadia Retirement Residence. She was a retired English and History teacher for Kauai High School, Farrington High School, and McKinley High School. Her hobbies included Bowling, Golfing, Sewing, and Traveling. She was a devoted member of Manoa Valley Church and a Life Member of Pi Lambda Theta Education Honor Society. She was predeceased by her husband, Brown Mitsugi Watanabe. She is survived by son: Gary F. (Joanne) Watanabe, grandson: Rhys M. Watanabe, step-granddaughter: Cami S. Duarte, great-grandchildren Isaiah Duarte, and Caitlyn Duarte. Private services held.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hosoi Garden Mortuary