March 2, 2013
Blanche Reiko Watanabe, 82, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii Hamilton Library employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Laren, daughter Leane Ziebell and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers.