Aug. 12, 2015
Ethel Masae Kobata, 99, of Hilo, former manager of American Bakery and retired owner of Al’s Korner Okazuya, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Sharyn Hirata, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.