Posted On March 7th, 2011 -


Age 78, a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. Controller, died at home in Kaneohe on February 21, 2011; Born in Kailua, Kona on June 4, 1932 to the late Yoshito (Mac) and Myra Uehara. He coached and served as president for the Kaneohe Little League and coached PAL basketball. He served in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by wife, Ethel Uehara; sons, Gregory (Susan) Uehara and David (Iris) Uehara; granddaughters, Sarah, Anna, Marissa and Alana; siblings, Aileen Kuboyama, Laura (Herb) Kaku, Thelma (Roy) Okino, Carol Ann (Hideo) Kato, Stella Uehara and Grant (Elaine) Uehara; and nieces and nephews.

Visitation 2:30 p.m., Sunday (March 13) at Borthwich Mortuary; Service begins at 4 p.m.; Inurnment 11 a.m. Monday (March 14) Valley of the Temples.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran