The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001063743-01
Funeral Notices


Shizue Tobara, 89, of Mililani, passed away on December 12, 2017.
Born on July 19, 1928, in Paia, Maui, she grew up with siblings, Miyoko, Kazuo, Satoru, Toshiaki, and Yeiko, and moved to Honolulu after graduating from Maui High School. She retired from Paradise Upholstery and was a member of Tomari Doshi Kai and Yonabaru Chojin Kai.
Preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Yoshiaki Tobara, she is survived by children, Lester (Kumiko), Naomi (Walter) Yamamoto, Mark (Gail), Kent (Gerrene); 5 grandchildren; and sister, Yeiko Kohagura.

~ Private Services were held ~