The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001129748-01
Funeral Notices


Age 67, Charles "Chuck" J. Ferrera, Jr. passed away on August 9, 2018. Born and raised in Massachusetts, Chuck graduated from Oberlin College and later earned his Juris Doctor from Golden Gate University. He made Hawaii his home in 1981 after joining the firm of Schutter, Cayetano, Playdon and Pavey as a trial attorney. He opened his own law practice serving clients in Hawaii and California in 1986. Chuck is survived by his partner Janice P. Kim; mother, Regina A. Ferrera of Milford, MA; sister, Susan F. Fenn and brother-in-law, Ron S. Fenn of Danville, NH; brother, James M. Ferrera and sister-in-law Lydia Kappel, M.D. of Florence MA and their children: Laurel S. Ferrera, Charles B. Ferrera and Michael J. Ferrera, M.D. Chuck was predeceased by his father, Charles J. Ferrera, Sr. M.D. A celebration of Chuck’s life will be held on September 26 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary in Honolulu at 30 N. Kukui St. Visitation 5:00 p.m.; Brief program 6:00 p.m.; Fellowship to follow. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Chuck’s memory to Hawaii Public Radio, National Public Radio or the Hawaiian Humane Society.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hosoi Garden Mortuary