Elizabeth Yamashita, 78

Elizabeth Yamashita, 78, of Pukalani, Maui, passed away on August 21, 2013, at her home under Hospice care. She was born on October 12, 1934, in Kahana, Honolulu.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013, at Ballard Family Mortuary; service will begin at 11:00 a.m.; scattering will follow at H-Poko Point, Paia.

Elizabeth is predeceased by her husband, Walter Yamashita, and son, Thomas Yamashita. She is survived by her son, Wayne Yamashita; daughters, Corinne (Anthony) Aruda, Teresa Yamashita-Freitas; brother, Benny (Lilian) Ebalei; sister, Josphine “Tita” (Adolpho “Dolpho”) Orosco; 12 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.

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