Oct. 20, 2013
Kikuye Shiraki Kohashi, 84, of Hilo, a retired extension home economist, 4-H agent for the University of Hawaii at Manoa and former home economics teacher, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kona. She is survived by husband Wataru, sons Andrew and Owen, daughters Lois Kohashi-Sinclair and Julia Zee, brother Iwao Shiraki, sisters Nobuko Toyama and Kimiyo Marutani, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.