Aug. 5, 2012
Herbert Pualiialoha Ishibashi Sr., 81, of Hilo, a retired electrical contractor, former owner of Aloha State Electric and an Army veteran who served in the 82nd Airborne Division during the Korean War, died at home. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mona, sons Pua Jr. and Skylane, daughters Roxie Tubbs and Star Alameda, brother Vida, sister Lorraine, 22 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Chapel, 1373 Kilauea Ave., Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2.