Age 104 years, of Kealakekua, Hawaii passed away on September 14, 2012. Born Masae Tatsuno in Hakalau, Hawaii on July 14, 1908, Masae was raised in Hakalau and Kainaliu by her parents Kenjiro and Katsu Tatsuno. Masae spent her entire life as a devoted member and supporter of the Central Kona Union Church. She is survived by her beloved son, Lincoln J. Ishida of Honolulu, sister Bernice Michiko Chu of Chicago, Illinois, daughter-in-law Alice Ishida of Kealakekua, grandchildren Lane (Jo Ann) Ishida, Dale (Brian) Ishida Suezaki, Lyle Ishida, Galen (Margo) Ishida, Leigh (Nicole) Ishida, and Ross (Sara) Ishida; six great-grandsons, four great-granddaughters, and one great-great-grandson. Masae leaves us to join her husband William and son Richard who now reside with the Lord.
Friends may call on Saturday, September 29, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. at Central Kona Union Church, Kealakekua, Hawaii. Services to follow at 11:00 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.