The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001087604-01
Funeral Notices

Sunrise-6-21-1932 Sunset-2-10-2018

Elisea Juan Rita, a.k.a Edie, Rita, 85, of Makaha, passed away peacefully at home on February 10, 2018. She was born on June 21, 1932 in Makawao, Maui to Pablo Juan and Antera Rubio. She was an emlployee of Tamura Super Market Waianae meat department for 43 years. She is survived by children Jon (Janice), Jocelyn (Steven), Jerret (Sheryl), Jerrold (Haunani), James (Ulu), and Jerrilyn, 18 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, and 3 great, great grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces, nepews and good friends. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Florencio aka Blackie, daughter Jacqueline and son Justin. Celebration of life memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 14 at Noon at Maili Beach Park. Paina to follow, scattering of ashes to follow at a later date.