Sept. 26, 2011
Masaichi “Masa” Chinen, 95, of Hakalau, Hawaii, a Hawaii County Wastewater Division retiree, died in Hilo. He was born in Hakalau. He is survived by son Gerald “Jerry”; daughters Y. Marjorie Yoshida, Ellen Nakasone and Myra “Michi” Ochi; brother Masasuke; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Urn committal services to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.