June 12, 2010
Tsuruko “Violet” Matsuura, 86, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Waipunalei, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Masaichi “Tom”; sons Rodney, Wesley and Elvis Kimura; stepson Ronald; stepdaughters Leatrice Komatsu and Sandra Hirano; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grand- children. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.