Aug. 17, 2013
Karen Kimiyo Yamamoto, 72, of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, a retired Kapaa Elementary School teacher, died in Garden Island Health Care. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband James, son Reid, daughters Lori Kikuchi and Mari Yamamoto, sister LaVerne K. Yokoi and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 4:30 p.m.Casual attire.