Dec. 22, 2011
Fern Fumiye Kawazoe, 57, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Education school administrative services assistant, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Brian, sons Branden and Chad, daughter Kerilyn K. Chuang, mother Michiye K. Nishimura, brother Myles Nishimura and sisters Karen Shinjo and Arleen Tamashiro. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.