James Tamotsu “Yama” Yamashiro

66, of Honolulu, an Army veteran and retired pipefitter for the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, passed away on April 7, 2017 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers, Tsuneo, Roy and Harold (Hannah Kim); sisters, Helen (Richard) Whitehead, Eleanor Husnick and Gladys Yamashiro; and by nieces and nephews. Visitation is at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service is at 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire.