Richard Kinser Taylor, 64, of Naalehu died Jan. 23, 2013, at Kona Community Hospital. Born in San Francisco, he was a Vietnam combat veteran and retired as both a commercial fisherman and a commercial truck driver for Taylor Built Construction.
Friends may call at 9 a.m. Feb. 23 at Haili Christian Church for an 11 a.m. service.
He is survived by mother, Marguarite Taylor of Naalehu; sons, Ernesto Kuahuia of Hilo, Richard Taylor of Arizona; daughters, Kuuipo (Naea) Taylor- Lindsey and Donnetta (Jonathan) Taylor, both of Hilo; brother, Dave Taylor of Naalehu; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.