The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001170965-01
Funeral Notices


Robert Joseph Kauhane born in Hana, Maui, raised on Oahu, passed away in Kaneohe, Hawaii on 19 January 2019.

He retired from the United States Air Force as a Non-Commissioned Officer after serving 22 years. He also retired from the Department of Veterans Affairs in Honolulu after 20 years of service. Robert was a graduate of the Kamehameha School for Boys; Class of 1950.

Robert is survived by his wife of 62 years, Charlotte Lois Drengenberg Kauhane; son, Robert L. Kauhane; daughter, Lori B. Noelani Kauhane; granddaughter Jessica Yuki Leolana Kauhane (Dustin) Furman, two great-grandsons; Robert and Miles Furman. Brothers Eugene Ronald and Harry Denis Kauhane, sister Velma Ann Warpole. Hanai grandson; Jon Kauhane (Brenda), and their children; Grant, Noah, Grace. Preceded in death by daughter Lee Ann Iwalani Kauhane, and sister Gladys Iwalani Slabaugh.

Visitation at 9:30am, and Memorial Mass set for Saturday, 9 February 2019, 10:00am at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 148 Makawao St. Kailua, Hawaii 96734. No flowers, however, donations to St Francis Hospice will be appreciated.

Arrangements Provided By:
Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary