The Garden Island
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Funeral Notices

TITO TAUAOLA SENE Age 72 of Kaneohe HI, passed away peacefully on November 20, 2017, at Castle Medical Center surrounded by his family. Born August 30, 1945; in Aoa, American Samoa. He was the son of the late Tauaola Malumaleumu Sene Nu’umanaia of Aoloau, and the late Filifiliauro Maui’a Aumoeualogo Manaia of Aoa and Olosega. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Joycelyn Amoe Lau Sene. Along with two children; son Akeni Waahila (Cathy Waahila), daughter Lisa Sene (Sam Poti`). 8 grandchildren; Krislynn, Kaelynn, Joshua, Ethan, Alika, Tito, Jacelyn and Samboy. 2 great grandchildren; Ryder and Brielle. Tito comes from a large family consisting of 5 brothers; Sila Fa’atoafe (Deceased), Malumaleumu Lemigao Sene, Fa’aea Sene, Rokeni Sene (Deceased) and Suli Sene. 7 sisters; Toeaga Sene Gansit, Filiaga Hamo Sega, Valo’aga Maseuli (Deceased), Feliua’i F. Sene, Alafou Sene Akamu, Fa’apa’ia Pelenato, Temutisa Sauafea, and many loving nieces, nephews and relatives. Tito worked at Grace Pacific Pavement company as a heavy equipment operator for 30 years and paved roads on the islands of American Samoa, Maui, Hilo, and Oahu. He loved reading, taking trips to Las Vegas, watching wrestling and rooting for his football team the New England Patriots; but above all he loved our Lord and his family. Service for Tito will be on Sunday, December 17, 2017, at Borthwick Mortuary at 10:00am. Burial to be followed at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery (Garden of Meditation).