Goro Takatani, 89

Goro Takatani, 89, of Wailuku, HI, died on January 16, 2013, at Maui Memorial Medical Center.

Private services were held.

Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.

Mr. Takatani was born in Paia, HI on April 4, 1923. He was a retiree of Maui Land and Pineapple Company, where he worked as a mechanic for 45 years.

He was predeceased by his brothers Toshio, Yoshiharu, and Hirosho Takatani.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 56 years, Katherine Takatani, and is survived by his sons Alvan Takatani, Randal Takatani; brother Yutaka Takatani; sisters in law Sarah and Tatsue Takatani, and Masako Nishina; granddaughter Isa Takatani; many nieces and nephews.

Goro loved to go to Las Vegas.