Oct. 26, 2013
John Emory Kobashigawa, 71, of Honolulu, a retired Carpets Plus Hawaii sales manager and an Air Force veteran, died in Hale Ho Aloha. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Matthew Cole, sister Dorothy D. “Dede” Dondo, aunt Tetsu and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services and inurnment to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.