June 24, 2013
Taeko Hirayama, 93, of Volcano, Hawaii, a retired housekeeper, died. She was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Ernest, Arthur and Gene; daughters Carole Matsunami and Maule Akana; brothers Hiroshi, Noboru and Shoji Kakul; sisters Masako Inada and Chiyoko Takaki; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.