Aug. 11, 2015
Joe Minoru Ono, 88, of Honomu, Hawaii, an Army veteran and co-founder of Evergreen Nursery in Bakersfield, Calif., died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Bakersfield. He is survived by companion Satsuki L. Muneno; sons Dr. Rodney, Duane and Lindsay; daughter Cynthia Songer; brother Takashi; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Hilo Coast United Church of Christ, Honomu. Service: 4 p.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers or monetary offerings, donations suggested to Hilo Coast United Church of Christ, 28-1630 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Honomu, HI 96728.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased