The Garden Island
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93, of Honolulu, died November 6, 2019 at Hale Nani. She was born in He’eia, June 5, 1926 to Benjamin Kaohi and Clara McCabe.

She is survived by nephew, Andrew Toledo, grand-nieces and nephews, Andrea Gushiken, Kristin Smith, Brooke, Kea and Makana Toledo, cousins and many other nieces and nephews.

She was a proud graduate of Sacred Hearts Academy, class of 1944. She worked at Mutual Telephone (Hawaiian Tel) as an operator and later, with the credit union. She also worked at Halekulani Hotel, St. Augustine and St. Patrick Church. Aunty Mary had many talents, including singing in a trio, painting and cooking the best Hawaiian food! Aunty was an outgoing, feisty and strong-willed spirit who always selflessly did so much for her family and friends.

Viewing 9AM, Eulogy 9:45AM, Mass 10AM with Reception to follow Friday, November 29, St. Anthony Church, Kailua. Burial 11AM on Saturday, November 30, Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Arrangements Provided By:
Ken Ordenstein Funerals, LLC