Jan. 14, 2013
Betty Shizue Abe, 75, of Kailua-Kona, a salesclerk for Liberty House and Macy’s, died at home. She was born in Paauhau, Hawaii. She is survived by companion Clifford Tanoue; sons Nathan, Michael and David; brothers Herbert and Clayton Hirayama; sisters Kay Nishimura, Alma Fujikawa and Sharon Costa; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.