Nov. 17, 2013
Setsuyo “Sue” Tanabe, 87, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii Department of Education school secretary, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Ronald; daughters JoAnn Wong and Gwen Kimura; brothers Kwanichi, Shimei and George Yuda; sister Kay Murashige; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin, 398 Kilauea Ave. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.