June 25, 2010
Masae Wakida, 84, of Hilo, a retired KK Pantry cook, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. She is survived by son Michael; daughter Sheryl Shiroma; brothers Hiroshi, Kiyoshi and Sunao Soga; sisters Kikue Tamashiro and Midori Suzuki; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Call after 5 p.m. Graveside committal services and burial: 10 a.m. Friday at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua section. Casual attire.