The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001242691-01
Funeral Notices


81, passed away on July 20, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born on November 6, 1937 and resided on the island of Moloka’i. Kamehameha Schools graduate, class of 1956. Nani served in the U.S Airforce as a communications specialist. She spent most of her career as a business owner/president of Brandt Airlines and Commissioner for the Department of Hawaiian Homelands. She was very active in the community, her most rewarding success was bringing affordable housing to the island of Moloka’i through Habitat for Humanity.

Nani was an extraordinary woman and was loved by many.

She is survived by daughters: Alvah, Allyson, Kiana and Na’ilikea; sons: Arthur, Alden and Conrad; 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

We will love and miss you forever!

Services will be held on November 9, 2019 at
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kalamaula, Moloka’i.
Visitation: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.; Service: 11:30 a.m.