Obituaries for March 28
Mildred M. Fukuchi, 83, of Hilo died April 2, 2022, in San Diego. Born in Hilo, she was a retired shuttle bus driver for Thrifty Car Rental. Visitation 2-3 p.m. Friday, March 31, at Ballard Family Mortuary. Service at 3 p.m. Survived by sons, Ken (Bellie) Fukuchi of San Diego, Brad (Mary Grace) Fukuchi and Dean Fukuchi of Hilo; daughter, Gwen (Howard Hose) Fukuchi-Hose of Hilo; brothers, Thomas (Rose) Nagano of Cerritos, Calif., and Richard (Avis) Nagano of Hilo; sisters, Helen Matsui and Norine Okuhara of Hilo; three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.