July 30, 2012
Shinkichi “Rusty” Oshiro, 82, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired journeyman welder for the former Hamakua Sugar Co. and Paauhau Sugar Co., died at home. He was born in Paauhau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife June; sons Stephen, Michael and Philip; daughter Laurie Compehos; brother Teruo; sisters Yoshie Zakahi, Shigeko Oshiro and Arleen Sueno Ah Nee; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Honokaa United Methodist Church. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.