April 27, 2012
Violet Hanako Suzuki-Hue, 87, of Hilo, a retired seamstress and lei-making and quilting instructor at Keaau Senior Center, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Kaueleau, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Richard, Chris and Ralph Ladera; sisters Virginia Peterson and Mabel Kawamoto; brother Roy Wilson; and a grandchild. Visitation: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.