The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001019107-01
Funeral Notices

TOM TAMOTSU TAKIGUCHI Age 93, passed away at home peacefully on July 24, 2017. Born in Honolulu on July 8, 1924. Following McKinley High School, he served as a Staff Sergeant in WWII. A retiree of Meadow Gold Dairies where he worked 32 years as a dairyman. An avid golfer, he represented Hawaii in the USGA Public Links tournament in 1965. Lucky in life he enjoyed playing the slots in Las Vegas. A dedicated family man, his generosity and humor will be forever remembered by his loving family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nan who passed in 1992. He remarried Kinue who passed in 2017. Survived by son Guy, and daughter Ann (Marcos); four grandchildren Rachel (Arnold) Fukumoto, Roy Jr., Grant (Amy), Joshua and five great-grandchildren; sisters Masayo Motoshige, Joyce (James) Yamashiro, Gloria (John) Sur and Charlotte Fujita. Predeceased by siblings, Fusae, Tsuruye, Gladys, Andrew, Kenneth, Robert. A Celebration of Life at Hosoi Garden Mortuary on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 6 p.m. Visitation at 5 p.m. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY