The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001086539-01
Funeral Notices


79, passed away on January 31, 2018. He was born on July 24, 1938 in Pauoa Valley, to Carl and Theresa Hansen. He attended Akina Elementary School; when that school closed he went to Lincoln Elementary School, where he played sham battle games. He attended all the army movies at the Army Camp at Pauoa School & Boothpark. Robert attended and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1956. After high school, he joined the Air Force in 1956; where he worked on the B47E, stationed in New Mexico (2 yrs), Pease Air Force Base (2 yrs). After getting discharged in 1960, he worked at Aloha Airlines and at the Hawaiian Village from 1961-1962. In 1962, he joined the police department; working in different departments of the HPD. He retired from the HPD in 1989, after serving the public for 27 yrs. He married Diana Carpio in 1964. He also joined the FBI Academy 105th class for 3 months in 1996. He worked as security for Hawaii Protective Agency from 1989-1991, for Wacken Hut – Airport from 1992 to 2000, at the US District Court security from 2000 to 2006, when he retired. Private services were held.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary