Arnie passed away peacefully in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at the age of 62 years.
He is survived by his loving wife Debra Campbell-Hayashi; 4 children: Tosh Hayashi, Sybil Campbell, Jay Campbell, and Jeff Campbell; 3 siblings: Chiyeko (Roy) Dulude, Toshihiko Hayashi, Bruce (Jean Ann) Hayashi; 3 grandchildren: Kyle Campbell, Emma Campbell, and Lauren Campbell; and a number of nieces and nephews. Arnie was predeceased by his father, Chu in 1997, birth mother Kaneko in 1970, and step-mother Naoko in 2015; one son Tom Watson in 1979, 4 siblings: Sandy Hayashi (survived by wife, Catherine), Lucille Hayashi, Alice Hayashi, and Nori Hayashi.
A Service Of Remembrance will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.
A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea room.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Arnie may do so to the Buddhist Temple, P. O. Box 1886, Vernon, BC V1T 8Z7. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY DIGNITY FUNERAL HOME (250) 542-4333.
Condolences may be offered at pleasantvalleyfh.com