Aug. 15, 2013
Dixeen Leiko “Dixie” Sakamoto, 60, of Hilo, a maintenance worker at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Scott, daughter Kimberly Taga, mother Joyce Shimabukuro, brother Myles, sister Sharon and three grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Services:11 a.m. Casual attire.