The Garden Island
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Funeral Notices


89, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully at Pali Momi Hospital on October 29, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was born on February 12, 1930 in Honokaa on Hawaii Island and was the oldest of 4 children. She retired from Saint Louis School where she worked as a custodian for 25 years. She spent her free time generously making crafts, baby blankets, knitting and sewing for her family, friends and friends of friends.

She was widowed by her late husband, Herbert “Richard” and survived by her sons, Dennis (Suki), Michael (Carlene) and Russell (Patty). She is also survived by grandchildren, Derek (Lily), Dustin (Jan), Venesa, Malisa (John) Angervil, Kimberly, Ciara, Sean, Megan and 15 great- grandchildren.

Clara’s Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Mystical Rose Oratory on the campus of Saint Louis School. Visitation is at 9:30am with Service at 11:00am. Lunch to follow. Burial is at 3:00pm at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.