plumbers and fitters union local 675

115 Earn Union’s Anniversary Service Awards


Local 675 officials Reginald Castanares and Val Ceria, in left photo, preside at service awards ceremony, recognizing honorees present, among them, from left, Walter Kamalolo (60 years); Paul Yeda, Daniel Rodrigues, Minoru Tamura, Wallace Yoshimura (55years); Ernest Shimodoi, Jeffrey Fukushima, Takeo Morita, Robert Sills, and Bradley Lee (50 years). See story below.

Business Manager Reginald Castanares provided an optimistic tone for Oahu members at Local 675’s year-end celebration that highlighted the recognition of 115 who this year achieved another anniversary milestone in their trade careers.

The December 15 event at the Hilton Coral Ballroom capped a series of earlier held celebrations on the Neighbor Islands.

On record for their service awards in 2012 were:

60 Years (4)
Tokio Itano, Walter Kamalolo, George Nakatsu, Irving K. Shimada. (Raymond K. Chun also marked 60 years before he died on Aug. 26.)

55 Years (12)
Noboru Aoyagi, Pedro Arcinio, Andrew M. Fujisaki, Robert Y. Higa, Larry B. Nakamoto, Hideo Nozawa, Daniel H. Rodrigues, Toshiaki Sakata, Minoru Tamura, Thomas T. Tanouye, Paul J. Yeda, Wallace T. Yoshimura.

50 Years (17)
Kenneth Arasato, Robert Ferreira, Herbert T. Frias, John M. Frias III, Herbert Fujii, Jeffrey Fukushima, Stanley Ginoza, Isamu Kaneshiro, Bradley K. Lee, Fernando P. Menor, Takeo Morita, Yoshito Nishikawa, Myron S. Shimamoto, Ernest Shimodoi, Robert E. Sills, Morio Tamayose, Takeo Yamamoto.

45 Years (16)
Andrew H. Arakawa, Bernard Ching, Ben Himeda, Wayne K. Matsunaga, Thomas M. Matsuzaki, Robert C. Mattos, Vernon K. Murakami, Joseph H. Muramoto, Clyde M. Sasamura, Barry K. Suda, Naohiro Takahashi, Russell I. Tetsutani, Glenn F. Tokuda, Wallace J. Watanabe, Sadao Tabuno, Glenn M. Yamane.

40 Years (16)
Roy M. Fukushima, Joseph E. Fune Jr., Melvin J. Gushiken, Mason K. Hasegawa, Katsumi Hiraki, Morris T. Ige, Dennis M. Ikeda, Malcolm Inouye, Benton J. Kamimoto, Stanley H. Kunishige, Albert M. Langsi Jr., Michael S. Shimamoto, Glenn F. Tokuda, Wallace J. Watanabe, Sadao Yabuno, Glenn M. Yamane.

35 Years (9)
Clyde Chinen, Jonah P. Chung Jr., Raymond I. Hasegawa, Myron G. Kim, Steven K. Kuwana, Steve F. Matsumoto, Wayne Matsumoto, Alan Megia, Ricky S. Suganuma

30 Years (3)
Larry A. Bunn Jr., Wade A. Mauricio, Darrell T. Omori.

25 Years (37)
Ryan Y. Asato, Matthew J. Brady, John Caton Jr., Richard J. Cook Jr., Robert J. Cooley, Wendell L. Domingo, Joseph G. Duarte Sr., Frederick P. Eli Jr., Bruce I. Ezaki, Carl J. Ferreira, Alton E. Fujimoto, John Fukumoto, Stanley S. Gomes, Keith E. Gouveia, Ryan R. Higaki, Mark T. Kagami, Chris Kakigi, Johnny T. Lin, Donald Lopes, Randal T. Murashige, Dwight Nago, Scott A. Nishimura, Reid A. Nitahara, Chad Y. Ogata, Ty S. Ohara, Sheldon Saito, Renwick G. Santiago, Maurice A. Shimabukuro, Anthony A. Souza, Tadani, Grant S. Takahashi, Jody K. Tamayose, Jason M. Tanaka, Tracy Tanouye, Daniel Y. Tengan, Keenan Wilson, Mark M. Yokoyama.

 

   
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