Michael Tsukayama


Michael Tsukayama

Michael Tetsuo Tsukayama, 66, of Hilo died June 14, 2013, at the Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Facility in Hilo. Born March 5, 1947, in Hilo, he was a retired social work for state Department of Human Services and member of the Americans of Japanese Ancestry Bowling League, Hawaii Government Employees Association Bowling League and Wednesday Night Mixed Bowling League.

Friends may call at 10 a.m. June 22 at Dodo Mortuary chapel and an 11 a.m. service. Urn burial is at 9 a.m. June 24 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Family requests casual attire be worn.

He is survived by wife, Mina Tsukayama of Hilo; daughter, Ivy (Leonard) Ramboyon of Hilo; brothers, Richard (June) Tsukayama and Alvin Tsukayama, both of Honolulu; sister, Charlene Tsukayama of Hilo; two grandchildren; numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.