She is survived by her son Brent (Star) Taira, daughter Kim (Bart) Vostermans, mother Yaye Yamauchi, sisters Adele Takamoto, Judy Yamauchi (Sue Kishimori), grandchildren Kai Vostermans, Grace Taira, Kiana Vostermans, nieces Justine & Kristin Takamoto and many cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband Melvin Taira and father Kenkichi Yamauchi.
A private celebration of life was held at Nuuanu Memorial Park in August 2021. Pat was interred to rest at The National Cemetery of the Pacific with her husband Mel.
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Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC