Ethel Umeka Shimomura, 99, of Napili, Maui, passed away on July 24, 2013, at her home under Hospice care. She was born on June 1, 1914, in Haiku, Maui.
Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2013, at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission; service will begin at 11:00 a.m. The family requests no flowers.
Ethel retired from the Mauian Hotel. She is survived by her sons, Stanley (Mary) Shimomura, Ralph (Aileen) Shimomura, Melvin (Jeanne) Shimomura, Kenneth deceased (Ellen) Shimomura, Keith (Alice) Shimomura, Dennis Shimomura, Ernest (Stacey) Shimomura, Corwin (Elsie) Shimomura; daughters, Carolyn (Raymond) Kidani, Diane (Glenn) Erickson; Sister-in-law Doris (Satoki) Yamamoto, 19 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and many nieces & nephews.