April 23, 2012
Edward Eiji “Baba” Hirao, 74, of Kaneohe, a retired Aloha Airlines aircraft maintenance supervisor and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Harold, Darin, Erik and Kurt; daughters Julie DePratter and Kara Hirao; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.