Thomas Keichi Masu, 83, of Papaikou, died May 21, 2012 at his home. Born September 23, 1928, in Kalaoa, Papaikou, he was retired from I. Kitagawa & Company and a member of Taishoji Soto Mission, Papaikou Kumiai, Hilo Commercial Bowling League, and AJA Bowling League. Private services were held. No koden (monetary gifts). No flowers. Survived by sister-in-law, Masue Masu of Papaikou; numerous nieces and nephews.