Posted On May 10th, 2011 -


Shichiro “Mori” Moriguchi, age 93, a retired chemist who owned and operated Laboratory Services and Products, passed away on April 16th, 2011, at Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu, Hawai’i on January 22, 1918, and was preceded in death by his parents, Eitaro and Michi Moriguchi, six brothers, Taro, Jay, Samuel, Edward, Goro, and Rokuro, and one sister, Viola Fukie Ching.

He is survived by his beloved wife of over 68 years, Genevieve Obara Moriguchi; son David(Sharyn) of Vancouver, Washington; step-grandson Steven(Jill) Eymann and step-great-grandchildren Melanie and Andrea Eymann, all of Oshawa, Ontario, Canada; and many nieces and nephews.

Special thanks go out to Rosalina and Edgar Balmilero and Jennilind and Junior Aggasid for their kind and loving foster home care for both Mori and Genevieve over the years; to cousin Judy Young for bringing her late mother, Genevieve Wakayama, over for visits to the Moriguchis; and especially to beloved niece Carol Lau, for all the years of wonderful care during which she has patiently managed all the health and financial affairs of her uncle and aunt.

Private services already held at Nu’uanu Memorial Park.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran