Dec. 14, 2013
Chiyono Kitamura, 81, of Hilo, a retired proprietress of Itsu’s Fishing Supplies in Hilo, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Itsuo; son Wade; brothers Noriaki and James “Mako” Otani; sisters Tsuruyo Nakamoto, May Sato and Lorraine Matsu; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.