Feb. 23, 2015
Tamotsu "Tamo" Muranaka, 88, of Keaau, Hawaii, a boiler room supervisor at Hamakua Sugar and Hilo Coast Processing, and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Paauhau, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Lloyd and Paul; daughters Leelynn "Kaimi" Lagat, and Tammy and Kellcia Muranaka; hanai daughters Tracey Yamane and Ashley Pacheco; brother Rodney; sisters Yaeko Nakashima and Sumie Arai; companion Barbara Mitts; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo or Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3830. Private services. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased