Gail K.Y. Won Nishimoto
GAIL K.Y. WON NISHIMOTO Gail K.Y. Won Nishimoto passed away peacefully on March 10, 2016. She was surrounded by her family and loved ones as she was called home by our Heavenly Father. Gail was born in Honolulu on January 3, 1947 to parents John T.S. and Helen K. Won. She was a graduate of Farrington High School and received her Associates Degree in Accounting from Kapiolani Community College. Gail worked at TransPacific Restaurants Inc., the parent company for Sizzler Steakhouses, Monterey Bay Canners Restaurant, Yum Yum Tree Restaurants, Jolly Roger Restaurants, Jolly Roger Drive Inns and the Waikiki Broiler for close to 30 years as the Accounts Payable Supervisor. She retired from Sizzler Steakhouse Restaurants/Salle Hawaii after TransPacific Restaurants Inc. divested into smaller companies. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend and touched many lives with her gratitude, care, and kindness. She will be greatly missed by her family and those that knew her. She is survived by husband James (Jim) Nishimoto, son; Shane S. (Kathy), daughter; Nicole K. (Roy) Nishimoto Garcia, grandsons; Justin & Lance and granddaughters; Taylor and Natalie. A Celebration of Life will be held at Koolau Ballroom & Convention Center, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe on April 9, 2016. Visitation with the family will begin at 10 am followed by a service at 11 am and a reception. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rehab Foundation, Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific or the UH Foundation.
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