Oct. 29, 2011
Tsutomu “Tommy” Higa, 80, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired TRW Space and Defense Sector electronics technician and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Garden Isle Health Care. He was born in Kapaa. He is survived by brothers Shigeo, Toshio, Richard and Kenneth; and sisters Fusako Tamashiro and Kimiye Koide. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 19 at Kauai Veterans Cemetery Pavilion. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow.