June 29, 2012
Hiroko Matsumoto, 97, of Lenexa, Kan., formerly of Hilo, former co-owner of The Vogue Shop in Hilo, died in Kansas. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by son Eugene; brother Bertram Matsunobu; sisters Barbara Ino, Tomiko Matsunobu and Tokie Himeda; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private inurnment. No flowers. No monetary offerings.