Obituaries for February 7

Sean Patrick Donnelly, 62, of Waimea died Feb. 3 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Pasadena, Calif., he was a carpenter. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes noon Saturday (Feb. 9) at the north end of Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area. Casual attire; loose flowers welcome. Memorial donations to Surfrider Foundation at surfriderfoundation.org. Survived by son, Ryan (Jennifer) Donnelly of Volcano; brothers, Paul (Linda) Donnelly and Kevin Donnelly of California; sister, Kathy (Brian) Kim of California; a granddaughter; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Tatsuko Tsubota Hayashikawa, 94, of Hilo died Jan. 20 in Hilo. Born in Hilo, she was a teller at First Hawaiian Bank and member of Puna Hongwanji Mission. Private service held. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com. Survived by sons, Cy Hayashikawa of Pahoa and Calvin Hayashikawa of Texas; six grandchildren. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park.

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Guy Kazuo Higa, 67, of Mountain View died Jan. 16 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Honolulu, he was a retired ti leaf farmer. Visitation 3:30-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life at 5 p.m. Casual attire; no flowers. Survived by wife, Janice U. Higa of Mountain View; sons, Guy Dias of Laie, Oahu, Grant (Michelle) Higa of Maple Valley, Wash., Guy Higa Jr. and Chia (Jennifer) Higa of Waimanalo, Oahu; daughters, Odessa (Kaena) Kawai of Bremerton, Wash., Oraca Kaopuiki and Oveena (Gabriel) Higa of Waimanalo, Kami Higa of Bremerton; three sisters and a brother; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Ronald J. Jackowitz, 74, of Hilo, formerly of Pahala, died Feb. 3 at Life Care Center of Hilo. No services. No known survivors. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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Dr. Yoshie Takagi Ohata, 94, of Hilo died Jan. 22 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., she was a retired physician specializing in internal medicine and geriatrics. Private celebration of life service at a later date. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Memorial donations to Hawaii Care Choices, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720. Survived by husband, Harold Ohata of Hilo; sons, Steven (Karen) Ohata of Aiea, Oahu, and Michael (Cynthia) Ohata of Oak Park, Ill.; daughters, Ann Ohata, M.D., of Honolulu and Wendy (Tom) Correa of Hilo; five grandsons. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Margaret Winifred Royce, 89, of Holualoa died Feb. 2 in hospice care. She was a medical office manager. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by daughters, Claudia (Jack Kerr) Christian of Puuanahulu, Lisa (Dean) Weinberger of Kewaskum, Wis.; sons, Craig Christian of San Clemente, Calif., Mark Royce of Golden, Colo., Robert (Kerrie) Royce of Mystic, Conn., and David (Roxie) Royce of Captain Cook; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.