Aug. 27, 2011
Thomas Everett “Tom” Unger, 88, of Kailua-Kona, a Meadow Gold Dairies general manager in Hilo, Japan and Korea, and proprietor of Honomu Plantation Store, died at home. He also was a Hawaiian Holiday Macadamia Nut Co. general manager in Honokaa and an Army first lieutenant. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janice; sons Keith, Thomas, Brian and Scott; daughters Jenine Gregory and Stephanie Unger; sister Norma Costa; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 1 p.m. Friday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Reception to follow at the Ungers’ Kona Vistas residence. Call 960-5324. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Michael’s Catholic Church Building Fund, 76-5960 Mamalahoa Highway, Holualoa, Hawaii 96725; or to Hospice of Kona, P.O. Box 4130, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740.