March 3, 2013
James Iwao Hirai, 94, of Honolulu, an Army veteran who served in the 100th Infantry Battalion, died in Maunalani Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by sons Earl, Alan and Calvin; daughter Pamela; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Committal services: 9:30 a.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.