Posted On January 31st, 2014 -

TADANOBU HIGA “UNCLE PALOLO” Age 100, passed away peacefully on December 21, 2013, in Honolulu. Born June 10, 1913, in Papaikou, Hawaii, he retired from Hawaiian Electric as a lineman. He was predeceased by his wife, Masako Higa and is survived by nieces, Janet H. Woo, Iris N. Miyata and Myra S. Hasegawa; nephews, George H. Ikehara, Johnny Ikehara and Albert T. Isa; numerous grand and great- grand nieces and nephews. His generosity, genuinely sweet smile, twinkling eyes and his love for children will always be remembered. Private services held. Please, no monetary offerings.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran