The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001088266-01
Funeral Notices


65 years old, welcomed on earth on March 9, 1953; welcomed to Heaven on March 26, 2018. Austin was born in Pava’iai, American Samoa. Son of Faletufuga Fuifui Asiata and Foloolela Tuitele Faletufuga. Austin was a devout, committed and faithful member of the Pacific Islander’s United Methodist Church, committed to serving God in unison with his fellow members. Austin served as the Lay Leader or "Ta’ita’i" for over 20 years. Austin was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army where he served 20 years, retired, and dedicated 25 years thereafter to Sheraton Princess Ka’iulani Hotel and 15 years to Doubletree Alana Hilton Hotel. Austin is survived by his wife Fuaoloa Manaea Faletufuga, son Austin Jr. Semi Faletufuga (Deirdre) and daughters Molly Marie Logonamanufa’alava Faletufuga-Asiata Lua (Kalani), Josephine Salevalasi Faletufuga Asiata-Tofaeono (Emanuel) and Lupelele Segaula Sisi Faletufuga-Asiata. Austin has now joined his other son Rodney Fa’alolo’iaoolelagi Manaea whose Sun Set in 2004. Austin has 3 grandchildren; Chase Elisaia Faletufuga, Cameron Daniel Faletufuga, Chyanne Fuaoloa Togalei Tofoipupu Faletufuga. Austin has 6 brothers and 4 sisters; Sina Faletufuga Looney (deceased), Gata’e Faletufuga Atia’e, Malua Faletufuga (deceased), Faletufuga Jr. Faletufuga (deceased), Salatielu Faletufuga, Fa’atuiolemotu Fuifui Roberts, Nofoali’i Fuifui, Toetu Fuifui, Filemoni Fuifui, Susanna Fuifui Collins. Services will be on Friday, April 27, 2018 at Pacific Islander’s United Methodist Church at 2106 Palolo Ave.; visitation 9:00 am services 10:00 am, burial 2:00 pm at Hawaii State Veteran’s Cemetary in Kaneohe.

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Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC