Sept. 9, 2013
Katsutoshi “Kats” Matsumura, 90, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a self-employed coffee and macadamia nut farmer, commercial fisherman, owner of the former Central Kona Garage and an Army veteran who served in the 442nd Infantry Battalion Headquarters during World War II, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Emiko; sons Lance, Jared and Ira; brother Sueto; sisters Miyuki Higashi, Eileen Takata, Setsuko Wheeler, Jeanette Maesaka and Margie Orimoto; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Oct. 19 at Central Kona Union Church, Kealakekua. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.