Obituaries Tuesday, March 13, 2007

• Yotoku Chinen

Yotoku Chinen

Yotoku “Shaun” Chinen of Honolulu and formerly of Yonkers, NY, died March 2, 2007, at Straub Clinic Hospital at the age of 72.

Born Aug. 8, 1935, in Kekaha, he was a messager.

He is survived by brothers Kaoru ‘Clyde’ Chinen of Waipahu, Sosei Chinen of Kekaha, Tadao “Dusty” (Yoshimi) Chinen of Kirkland, Wash., Robert (Sylvia) Chinen of Newport News, Va., Thomas ‘Kenbo’ (Noreen) Chinen of Los Angeles, Calif., and Edward (Remy) Chinen of Kalaheo; sisters Mitsue Hammond of Olympia, Wash., and Irene Rhee of Torrance, Calif; and nephews and nieces.

Private services will be announced at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Moanalua Mortuary.


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