FUNERAL NOTICES

Jul 10(1.) DAVID KANJI MIYAMOTO 96, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away peacefully at his residence on June 1, 2020. He was born in Haleiwa, Hawaii. David was employed at City Bank of Honolulu where he worked his way up to vice president and branch manager. He loved golfing and traveling the world with his wife of 68 years. He served as president of the Jodo Mission of Hawaii for six years. David was a founding member of the Pearl City Lions Club where he served the community for over 64 years. He is survived by his wife, Ethel, children, Karen Miyamoto, Anne (...) (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)
Jul 10(2.) MARJORIE OKUTSU SHINN Our beloved mother, Margie (Yasuko) Okutsu Shinn, passed away peacefully at home on May 22, 2020 at the age of 95. Margie was born on August 31, 1924 in Koloa, Kauai. She worked at the Tripler Army Medical Center until she retired in 1982. Margie was known as the orchid lady and was a member of the Pearl City Orchid Club for many years. Her other passion was dance, and she loved taking the Zumba dance classes at 24 Hour Fitness. Family was extremely important to Margie, and she is survived by her 4 children, Cynthia Shigemasa, (...) (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)
Jul 10(3.) GLENN WILLIAM REX I'I Glenn "Baba" William Rex I'i The Waianae community has lost a truly Hawaiian brother with the untimely passing on June 22, 2020 of "Baba" I'i. Born Glenn William Rex I'i, December 12, 1959, he emerged a victor, a conqueror through his trials and tribulations, in this one simple fact: he never lost is tremendous capacity to love. He was respected and adored by all who met him and had a heart full of giving to whoever asked. His hands were strong and always willing to cook, build, fix, and mostly, to help. His ruggedly handsome looks (...) (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)
Jul 10(4.) ELAINE Y. MIYASAKI 82, died June 28, 2020. Raised in Manoa Valley; graduated from Roosevelt High School. Retired from District Court of the First Circuit. She is survived by daughters Beth (Tim), Ann (Brian); grandsons Tyler, Rylen, and siblings Jean, Sadie, Lilian (Reggie) and Karen (Gary). Her ashes will be scattered at sea, at the ending of her work, through UH Manoa willed body program. (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)
Jul 10(5.) DR. FUMIO TSUJI 102, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully on June 16, 2020. He was born on June 10, 1918, in Hakalau to Itsuki and Haruko Tsuji. Dr. Tsuji served as President of the Hawaii Dental Association, and helped to establish and foster the Hawaii Dental Service and Kahului Federal Credit Union. He also assisted with the J. Walter Cameron Center, whose namesake and family provided him with greatly appreciated guidance and support for many years. Predeceased by his loving wife Betty and his brothers Hiromu, Yoshiharu, and Mamoru. He is survived by his children, Ruth and Edward; grandchildren: (...) (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)
Jul 10(6.) KAULANA PAUL VALAILE PAKELE Of Kapolei, entered into heaven's gates on May 25, 2020. He was born in Hilo on April 3, 1973. Kaulana was the founding member of the group Ehukai, the lead vocalist of the Mana'o Company, a Hawaiian Airlines ramp agent and IAM District 141 Director of Safety. He is survived by his wife Lisa; children Shantil (Chester) Centino, Kainoa, Dillon and Kamalei Pakele; grandson Ka'iolana Robins-Pakele and parents Taliilagi and Donald Pakele. A celebration of life will be held on O'ahu, Saturday, July 11, 2020 at the Silva Dome in Wai'anae from 4-9:30pm. Please practice social (...) (End Date: Jul 10) (p1)