The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001094164-01
Funeral Notices


54, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Islands Hospice on April 2, 2018. Born Charles Kramer Paaga on October 30, 1963, he was raised in Kahalu’u and graduated from Castle High School. Following many years in the Travel Industry & Entertainment Business, he became a Resident Manager and was most recently at The Sandalwood. Survived by his wife of 24 years, Denise Watanabe Paaga; his son, Courtney Kohei Paaga; his parents, Tagiilima Sr. & Georgina Paaga; three brothers, William Harry (Lorena), Tagiilima Jr. (Karen), Lawrence Jerome; and sister-in-law, Dawn "Lei" Paaga; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins & friends. He was larger than life and will truly be missed by all.

His "Celebration of Life," will be held at Ke’ehi Lagoon Memorial Park, Weinberg Hall, on Saturday, May 5th. Visitation at 9:00 am, Celebration Service at 10:00 am, lunch to follow. Private inurnment at a later date. Aloha attire.

Arrangements Provided By:
Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC