MONTEREY – Takane "Connie" Kawata, born in Redondo Beach, CA in 1919, passed away on August 5, 2014. She worked as a bookkeeper, seamstress and as the office manager for Drs. Clifford and Grant Nakajima. She loved to write cards and letters to her friends and family and enjoyed cooking for them as well.
Connie was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Kawata and her son, Carl Kawata. She is survived by her daughters, Stephanie (Jeff) Yamamoto and Evelynn (Jim Nadeau) Kawata and her grandchildren, Marc, Tracy and Kari
Yamamoto and Derek Nadeau. A private service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be sent to the donor's favorite charity.