Obituaries for March 14, 2016

Obituaries for March 14, 2016

Tsuyuko Kurashige

Mrs. Tsuyuko Kurashige, 90, of Lihue, Kauai, died on March 9, 2016, at the Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Huluia, Kauai, on Feb. 27, 1926.

She was a retired housekeeper and a member of the Lihue Hongwanji Mission.

She is survived by her two daughters, Linda (Bruce) Sansui of Hilo, Stella (Gerald) Haraguchi of Hilo; sons, Roland (Sue) Kurashige of Honolulu, Stanley (Kaymi) Kurashige of Kapaa; sisters, Mitsuno Mukai of Honolulu, Amy Kubo of Honolulu, Katherine Endo of Northridge, California, Nancy (Raymond) Mori of Honolulu; brothers, Henry (Helen) Sasaki of Lihue, Charles (Nancy) Sasaki of Gardena, California, James Sasaki of North Hollywood, California; four great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Friends may call 9-10 a.m. on March 18 at the Lihue Hongwanji Mission, memorial service at 10 a.m. Casual attire suggested.

Family requests no flowers and no koden (monetary gifts).


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