June 1, 2013
James Takeshi “Hoss” Takiue, 48, of Hilo, a tour bus driver for Polynesia Adventure Tours, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Roswell, N.M. He is survived by wife Christine “Tina” Castillo-Takiue, sons Bryson Arquitola-Takiue and James Damien “JD” Takiue, daughters Latasha Gallegos and Sierra Takiue, mother Joyce, brothers Darren and Lesley, sister Traci Kanaeholo and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. June 21 at St. Joseph Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire.