Shuji Tatsutani, 73, of Hilo died Jan. 15, 2013, at his home. Born March 12, 1939, in Hakalau, he was a retired self-employed general contractor.
Private services were held.
He is survived by wife, Thelma Tatsutani of Hilo; sons, Craig (Young Choi) Tatsutani and Chris Tatsutani, both of Hilo; daughter, Wendy Tatsutani of Hilo; brothers, Chiso Tatsutani of Pepeekeo, Lionel (Elaine) Tatsutani of Kona; sisters, Jane (Satoshi) Ota of Hilo, Jean Tatsutani of Waipahu, Oahu; a grandson; numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.