May 13, 2011
Donald Mitsuru “Buya Man” Shibuya, 74, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a former Ka‘u Sugar Co. and Ka‘u Agribusiness employee and a Hawaii Army National Guard sergeant with the 3rd Rifle Platoon, Company K, 299th Infantry, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Barbara; sons Dane and Daryl; daughters Donna Shibuya and Barbara Shibuya Mason; brothers Franklin, Rodgers, Floyd, George and Harold; sister Patricia Merritt; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Naalehu Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m.