Miyoshi Sarashina, 84

Miyoshi Sarashina, 84, of Lahaina, passed away on January 25, 2013 at Maui Memorial Medical Center.

Services will be held at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission on Sunday, February 3. Visitation will begin at 4:00pm; with services at 5:00pm.

Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.

Mrs. Sarashina was born in Tokyo, Japan on October 10, 1928. She was the daughter of Ryotaro and Take Yokoyama.

Before coming to Maui, she was a hostess, of 10 years, at the Tokyo Hilton Hotel. On Maui, she worked at several Kaanapali hotels as a jewelry salesperson.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Takuji “Tommy” Sarashina; sister, Yoshie Yagami; hanai family, Diane and Larry Yamamoto.