Joe Kazuo Komoda, 91, of Makawao, died November 5, 2012 in Las Vegas, NV.
Visitation will be at Nakamura Mortuary on Monday, November 19, 1:00pm, with services at 2:00pm. The Komoda family requests no flowers or koden please. Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.
Joe was born July 11, 1921 in Makawao, Maui. He was a baker for Komoda Bakery.
He is survived by his loving wife, Violet Komoda; sons Jeffrey (Grace), and Neil (Patsy); daughters Rene, and Christine (Drew) Richards; brothers Ikuo (Leatrice), and Danny (Mena); sister-in-law Kiyoko; 4 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.
Joe loved designing Japanese gardens, and bringing them to life, but his passion was ulua fishing. Over his lifetime, he caught over 100 ulua, once catching three on one line! He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.