Oct. 29, 2012
William Toshiyuki Hirata, 91, of Waipahu, a retired postal clerk for the U.S. Postal Service Pawaa/ Makiki station and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, 522nd Field Artillery Battalion, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Kikue M.; sons Creighton, Lawson and Merlyn; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.