County recognizes Shizuko Teshima for her 102nd birthday
Posted on 10:21 am, Wednesday, July 1, 2009.
Photos courtesy of Bobby Command
Mayor Billy Kenoi and Deputy Managing Director Wally Lau present Shizuko Teshima with a commendation recognizing her 102nd birthday in the landmark family restaurant, Teshima's, which is located in Honalo.
Mayor Billy Kenoi, left, and Deputy Managing Director Wally Lau, right, present Mrs. Shizuko Teshima with a commendation recognizing her 102nd birthday. Teshima still works in the restaurant located in Honalo, Kona.
Mayor Billy Kenoi proclaimed “Shizuko Teshima Day” Tuesday (June 30) to celebrate the 102nd anniversary of Mrs. Teshima’s birth. Her actual birthday is June 24, 1907. The presentation took place a Teshima’s restaurant in Honalo where Mrs. Teshima has been the proprietor since 1929.