Obituary for June 13, 2015

• Shizuo Kaneshige

Shizuo Kaneshige

Shizuo Kaneshige of Lawai, Kauai passed away on April 15, 2015 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 89. Born on April 5, 1926 in Waimea, Kauai, he was a steam generator operator with Olokele Sugar Co.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Chiyoko Kaneshige, son, Don Kaneshige, brothers, Yutaka Kaneshige and Juno Kaneshige, and sister, Aiko Kapahu.

Shizuo is survived by his son, Craig (Michele) Kaneshige of Omao, daughter, Elayne Liu of Honolulu, brother, Hayame Kaneshige of California, sister, Tomeyo Arashiro of Wailua, four grandchildren, Erin Liu, Grant Liu, Trysen Kaneshige, and Tyren Kaneshige, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Private services were held.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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