Dec. 30, 2010
Tomoe Sera Tashima, 87, of Hilo, an American Family Life Assurance Co. associate, Realty Service Hawaii Inc. principal broker and former employee of family-owned Sera Store, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Paul H., sons Dan and Burt, daughters Nobuko S. Kingsley and Candace Paul, brother Goro Sera, sister Grace Hotoke, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Heart Association, Friends of Hakalau Forest NWR, PBS Hawaii or a local public library.