June 7, 2010
Richard Naoichi Matsunaka, 87, of Fountain Valley, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a retired civil service employee, died at home. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Carol Brouhle and Gladys Ryen; brothers Takeshi and Yoshimi; sisters Haruko Hayashi, Elsie Otani, Misao Okamoto and Kazue Koyama; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Urn committal services: noon at Homelani Memorial Park, New Columbarium. Casual attire.