Fusae Yokoyama, 89, has spent nearly two-thirds of her life working as a bartender and hostess for Seattle’s oldest sushi restaurant, Maneki. An icon of the city, Fusae’s regulars refer to her as “mom” for her generous smile and contagious laugh. But is retirement on the horizon?
“I don’t want to retire yet, I’d like to work as long as I can,” Yokoyama exclaimed.
Watch this episode of “Lifers” in the video above.