Obituaries for November 12
Fujie Hirayama, 99, of Hilo, formerly of Papaikou, died Oct. 28 at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Ninole, she worked for the former KK Tei Restaurant and was a member of Papaikou Hongwanji Mission and Buddhist Women’s Association. Services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Survived by sons, Raymond (Dinah) Hirayama and Wayne Hirayama of Honolulu, Paul (Mei-Jayne) Hirayama of Honomu; daughters, Thelma Tatsutani of Hilo, Elsie (Roy) Oka of Pepeekeo and Myrtle Hirayama of Honolulu; brother, Takeyoshi (Hatsuno) Fujimoto of Ninole; sisters, Violet Oketani of Honokaa, Chizuko Honma of Paauilo, Doris (Hisa) Wakahiro and Janet Junko (Paul) Togawa of California; sisters-in-law, Matsue Fujimoto of Hilo and Doris Fujimoto of Honolulu; 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Donald K. Martin, 81, of Hilo died Nov. 4 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was an attorney. Inurnment service 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 15 at Homelani Memorial Park. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Survived by sisters-in-law, Ermine Lehua Martin of Honolulu and Etsuko Martin of Hilo; brother-in-law Dyle G. Anderson of California; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.
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