Oct. 21, 2013
Mitsuko “Stella” Higa, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Labor clerk, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Waipunalei, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Gaylord Y. and Grant M., daughters Lorelei Kawaoka, Donna Y. Higa and Susan M. Irei, brothers James S. and Richard H. Nagamine, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.