Obituaries 07-28-19

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Roy Mau


Roy M. Mau, 70, of Mountain View, died July 1, 2019, at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born Sept. 13, 1948, in Honolulu, he was a woodcarver for the former Kamaaina Woods in Honokaa and a U.S. Navy veteran.

Private services were held. Family requests no monetary gifts or flowers.

He is survived by companion, Dayle Miyashiro of Mountain View; sister, Robin (Derek) Hanzawa of Honolulu; brothers, Rod Mau of Honolulu, Richard (Fai) Mau, Jr. of Indonesia; uncle, William (Lois) Keb of Honokaa; nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Lawrence Takara

Lawrence Gensuke Takara, 85, of Hilo, died July 1, 2019, at home. He was born in Honolulu in July of 1933 and lived in L.A. for more than 40 years.


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Survived by brothers, Seiichi Takara, Seikichi (Kathy) Takara, and Richard Takara, all of Honolulu; and two sisters, May Barrett of Virginia and Jane (James) Arita of California.

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