Memorial visitation for Jimmie S. Watanuki, 84, of Palatine, will be Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9 a.m. until the time of Memorial Service at noon at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Highway, Palatine. Inurnment will be held privately at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Beloved husband of Florence, nee Ide. Loving father of Sharon (William) Hooper, Joy Watanuki and Cliff (Shannon) Watanuki. Devoted grandfather of Cullen and Evan. Jimmie was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Rai and grandson, Robert.
Born March 21, 1928 in Acampo, CA, he passed away Oct. 10, 2012.