HARRIET HARUE NAKAMURA SAITO
HARRIET HARUE NAKAMURA SAITO Harriet went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at the age of 87. Harriet was born on March 25, 1927. She was the seventh child of Sontoku and Kami Nakamura of Ewa Plantation. She was predeceased by her husband Takeo whom she married in 1949. She worked as a pattern grader for several companies including Nalii Fashion, Jane M. and Xcel Hawaii. Harriet enjoyed working with her hands and had several hobbies including ikebana, embroidery and crochet. A gifted seamstress, she sewed and then gave away or donated most of her handiwork such as beautiful quilts and zabutons (Japanese cushions). Harriet also remained a devoted and active servant at her church, Hawaii Kai United Church of Christ, until shortly before her passing. Harriet is survived by her son Dale, daughter in law Aileen, granddaughter Jennifer Saito-Zipfel, grandson David, five brothers: Sonsei Nakamura, Raymond S. Nakamura, Jack S. Nakamura, James K. Nakamura, Roy Y. Nakamura and one sister Betty N. Hayashi. Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Visitation 9am; service 10am. Interment will be on Monday November 17, 2014 at the Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased