Sept. 5, 2011
Takeshi “Taxi” Tamashiro, 79, of Pearl City, a retired warehouseman, died in Goldsboro, N.C. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by son Tyler, daughter Sandra, brother Shigeru, sister Yoshiko “Beatrice” Okuda, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Burial: 1 p.m. Nov. 14 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.