Oct. 12, 2013
Irene D. Minor, 94, of Hilo, a Rosie the Riveter, Winnie the Welder and Women’s Army Corps sergeant during World War II, died in Pohai Malama. She was born in Lowell, Mass. She is survived by sons Edward Jr. and David, daughter Andrea, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 5 at Church of the Holy Apostles. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo, Shriners Hospitals for Children or the Hawaiian Humane Society.