Nov. 12, 2013
Yukio Takeya, 87, of Hilo, president of Ala Kai Realty, retired U.S. Postal Service carrier and a retired Army major who served in the Vietnam War, died in Japan. He was born in Wailea, Hawaii. He is survived by son Edmund; daughter Leona Chock; brothers Toshio, Teruo, Tom, Herbert, Kenneth and Alan; sisters Gale Takeya and Myrtle Hara; two grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.