MAMORU "GORI" HIRATAMAMORU GORI HIRATA Mamoru "Gori" Hirata, age 87, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away August 28, 2014 in Honolulu. Born on February 12, 1927 in Hilo, Hawaii, he was a retired carpenter for Hirata Builders. Preceded in death by wife, Lily Hirata, he is survived by daughters, Ann Cowels, Donna (Bill Bigay) Hirata; son, Guy (Jodie) Hirata; sister, Beatrice (John) Hoshino; grandchildren, Nicole Hirata, Kevin Cowels, Matthew Cowels, and Guysen; and great granddaughter, Kiare Nako. Visitation 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 19, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service at 11:00 a.m. Casual attire. Private inurnment.
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