Memorial Golf Tourney
Hawai'i Prince CC
May 30, 2023
Tuesday, May 30th, was the iolani62 Annual Memorial Golf Tourney and Hosted Luncheon at Hawai’i Prince CC in Ewa Beach.
At 6:45 am, three foursomes met on the lawn next to the putting green, as Nathan Wong (‘62) gave a memoriam prayer for those 62ers no longer with us.
The Golfers included:
John Ishikawa (‘62)
Colin Leong (‘62)
Nathan Wong (‘62)
Chester Ching (‘62)
Rodney Asada (‘62)
Missing were Milton Tsuda (‘62), Clifford You (‘62), Creighton Kudo (‘62), Cliff Dart, Ricky & Jane Oshiro, and James Ware.
It was a beautiful morning and the start of a very auspicious day.
About 11:15 am, the golfers started to arrive at the Clubhouse), by groups, and were greeted by (18) non golfers:
Kenneal Chun (‘62)
Janis & Roland Chun (‘62)
Dave Shiraishi (‘62)
Karen & Cal Nakagawa (‘62)
Jenny & Alan Mai’i (‘62)
Jimmy Hayakawa (‘62)
Mark Kaneshiro (‘62)
Milton Tsuda (‘62)
Myra Ozaki Okimoto
Everyone ordered their choice of Entrée from the extensive Bird of Paradise menu.
Following Lunch, there was 5 minutes of silence for the reading of each deceased classmate (25), preceded by the sounding of the gong.
Special acknowledgment, for attending, was given to Faith Shibuya (Steve), Tamami Muraoka (Walter), Lani Ozaki (John) and Myra Ozaki Okimoto (John Ozaki’s sister).
Prizes were distributed by Chester Ching, as everyone continued to socialize.
Guests started to leave about 3:30pm
Special Mahalos to Stacey Sukita (‘82) and his Team.
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Seated: Alan Mai'i ('62), Dave Shiraishi ('62), Jimmy Hayakawa ('62),
Standing: Milton Tsuda ('62), Calvin Nakagawa ('62)
Pat Tom ('62), Chester Ching ('62)
Right to Left: Myra (Ozaki) Okimoto, John Ozaki's ('62) sister, Lani Ozaki, Kenneal Chun ('62), Sandra Ohara
John Ishikawa ('62)