Sozen Yogi, 96

Sozen Yogi, of Kahului, passed away on Feb. 25, 2014, at Roselani Place. Services will be held on Friday, April 18, 2014, 10:00 am, at Kahului Hongwanji Mission.

Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.

Mr. Yogi was born on July 10, 1917, in Oluwalu, Maui, to Soho and Kame Yogi.

He retired after 48 years at Wailuku Sugar Company as the Industrial Relations Director.

Mr. Yogi was active in the community, serving on numerous boards at the county and state levels.

He is survived by daughters, Ruth (Clifford) Tokumaru, Frances Takumi; brothers, Jintoku Miyashiro, Jinsuke Miyashiro, Charles Miyashiro; sister, Fumiko Uyehara; sister-in-law, Patricia Miyashiro; grandchildren, Raina Kaholoa’a, Traci McDonald, Marci Nunez, Yukari L. Banks; 7 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

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