Hatsuko Watanabe, 94, of Hilo, owner of the former Shimizu Hotel, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Richard and George; daughters Yasue Okino, Amy Myer and Lynn Hirano; brothers Edward, Thomas and Wallace Shindo; sisters Shizue Nakamura and Harumi Kawamoto; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased