Ruby Chieko Yamada, 93, of Hilo died Mar. 13 at the Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in North Hilo, she was a homemaker and member of the Hilo Meishoin Mission and Puueo Kumiai. Friends may call 3–4 p.m. Wednesday (March 23, 2011) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; memorial service at 4. Casual attire. No flowers. Survived by daughters, Mildred Jackson of San Diego, CA, Betsy (Arnold) Nishioka of Mission Viejo, CA; sons, Richard (Ann) Yamada of Simi Valley, CA, Raymond Yamada of San Diego, CA, Wallace (Sharon) Yamada of Hawaii Kai, Lawrence Yamada of Honolulu; 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.