May 26, 2011
Robert Seichi “Pot” Watanabe, 73, of Kahului, a retired Hygrade Electric licensed electrician, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Doreen; son Leslie; daughter Denise; stepson Jensley Lerback; stepdaughter Diana L. Guiang; brother Alan; sisters Lorraine Santos, Amy Toyooka and Barbara Kaupalolo; and four step-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. June 8 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.