Miye Yagi passed away on April 5, 2014. She was born on the Big Island of Hawaii on May 18, 1926, and was married to Thomas S. Yagi. Together they raised eight children in Waihee. Miye was a loving and supportive wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She retired from Hawaiian Airlines as a Japanese/English Interpreter.
Memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at St. Anthony Church in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation is from 9:00 am to 10:30 am; mass at 11:00 am.
Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.
She is survived by daughters, Janet Y. Buen, Ann K. Nakamura, Eileen M. Tokunaga, Judith S. Tanaka, Jean M. Young (Clement); sons, Lawrence K. Yagi (Marilyn) and Michael S. Yagi (Lynn); 21 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas S. Yagi and daughter, Celestine Y. Yagi.
Online condolences: www.nakamuramortuary.com