Ella Kimie Watanabe, 90, of Haiku, passed away on July 5, 2013, at her home under Hospice care. She was born on October 15, 1922, in Puunene, Maui.
Private family services will be held at a later date. The family requests no koden, please.
Ella was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
She has joined her husband, Tsutomu Watanabe, and daughter, Karen Reiko Scapple. She is survived by her sons, Brian Watanabe and Neil (Joyce) Watanabe; grandchildren, Michael Scapple, Reiko (Isaac) Haupt, Kimi (Guy) Kusumoto, and Joni Watanabe; and great-granddaughter, Mari Park.
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