Jan. 5, 2011
Patrick Shigemi “Shige” Tamashiro, 71, of East Rockaway, N.Y., formerly of Kailua, a retired state carpenter and an Army veteran, died in New York. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons Patrick Jr., Ryan and Kevin; daughters LaRene and Caitlin; brother Kenneth; sister Audrey Kawa‘a; and nine grandchildren. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Monday at Kailua Beach Park Pavilion. Paddle-out to follow.