April 18, 2016
Noboru Okamoto, 95, of Hilo, a retired house painter and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Ford; sisters Chizuko Tarutani, Toshiko Okamoto and Yoshiko Sasahara; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hilo Higashi Hongwanji Mission, 216 Mohouli St., Hilo, HI 96720. Incorrect information given in an obituary April 30.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased