Hisako Sakamoto, 79, of Hilo died March 12, 2013. Born on Kauai, she was a retired librarian aide for Hilo Public Library.
Private services were held. Family requests no flowers or monetary gifts.
She is survived by husband, George Sakamoto of Hilo; sons, Rodney (Elizabeth) Sakamoto of Hilo, David (Gerry) Sakamoto of Honolulu; daughter, Laura (Kevin) Burke of California; sister, Mitzi (Tom) Kato of California; one grandchild; numerous stepgrandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.