MYRON KEN HAYASHIDA Myron Ken Hayashida, 74, passed away peacefully on May 30, 2016 in Honolulu. He was born and raised in Honolulu and graduated from Roosevelt High School, class of 1960. After earning his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa, he began his career in the United States Army, serving in assignments across the United States as well as in Germany and Japan. Myron served with the 173rd Airborne Brigade in Vietnam and was the Adjutant General for United States Army, Japan. He earned his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Georgia. After retiring from the Army as a senior officer in 1984, Myron transitioned into a private sector career, specializing in information technology and facility security. He founded BP International in 1996, a firm based in Virginia engaged in professional management and technical services to private and public organizations. Following the attacks on 9/11, Myron led a joint venture which sent security teams to upgrade the security of U.S. embassies and diplomatic posts worldwide. He retired as the President and CEO of BP International in 2008 and moved back to Honolulu in 2014. Myron is survived by his wife of 52 years, Carol Ann, sons Peter (Michael Olman) and Kenneth (Christina), grandson Matthew, and brother Rodney (Yumi). He was preceded in death by brother Stanley (June) and parents Kenneth and Edna (nï¿½e Suzuki). Private interment at the National Cemetery of the Pacific. The family requests no Koden/monetary contributions. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Myron's memory may be made payable to "UH Foundation" with a note or cover letter indicating "Carol Ann and Myron K. Hayashida HIMB Student Support Fund #125-7190-4" which can be mailed to UH Foundation, P.O. Box 11270, Honolulu, HI 96828-0270 or you may give online at www.uhfoundation.org/HayashidaFund. Donations may also be made payable to "Kahala Senior Living Community, Inc." with a note indicating "Kahala Nui Associates Scholarship Fund" which can be mailed to Dr. Carl Daeufer, Kahala Nui Fund Development, 4389 Malia Street #260, Honolulu, HI 96821-1106.
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