Misao Alice Tihada, 92, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on January 17, 2014, at Hale Makua Kahului. She was born on May 2, 1921, in Okala, Hawaii.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 26, 2014, at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission; service will begin at 10:00 a.m.; scattering of ashes to follow.
Misao was a retired Housekeeping Inspectress at Royal Lahaina Resort. She is Predeceased by her husband, Joseph Tihada, son, Douglas Tihada, sisters, Matsue Nishimura, Kiyoko Hayashida and Sumie Miyazaki. She is survived by her sons, Eugene (Joyce) Tihada, Lanny (Johanna) Tihada; daughter-in-law, Irene Tihada; brothers, Stanley Furukawa, Donald (Sally) Furukawa; sisters, Sawae Nakao, Harumi Hiraga; brother-in-law, Robert Miyazaki; 8 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild.
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