Watsonville’s ‘gentle giant’ Mas Hashimoto passes

Masaru “Mas” Hashimoto passed away at the age of 86 on June 20, 2022 with his wife Marcia Hashimoto at his side. According to his obituary published in the Santa Cruz Sentinel and written by Marcia Hashimoto, Hashimoto passed away due to a complication from pulmonary fibrosis, which he was diagnosed with in 2019. Hashimoto, […]