The late Sen. Daniel K. Inouye was remembered Sunday, during a memorial service at Honolulu’s National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, as an American hero whose legacy as a war veteran and senator would be felt across Hawaii for years to come.
Jennifer Sabas, chief of staff for the late Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, looks toward his flag-draped casket during a memorial service at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in Honolulu. Inouye, 88, was the first Japanese-American elected to both houses of Congress and the second-longest serving senator in U.S. history. He died Dec. 17. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)