The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001342100-01
Funeral Notices


Franklin passed away peacefully at home in Kunia on September 18th, 2020 at age 80. He was born on October 1st, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Julia Aikala Arrieta Abraham and Aurino Abraham. He had a passion for cars and racing and had an entrepreneurial mindset. He raced cars, speed boats, and motorcycles and worked as an auto mechanic for many years. He eventually became the owner and operator of a couple of auto repair shops. This is where he so graciously passed down his knowledge to his employees and all who wanted to learn. He also enjoyed antiquing and later opened an antique shop and 2 beauty shops.
He is survived by his children: Darshalle Diamond, Kris Pacada, Franklin M. Abraham, Jr., and Joleen Wood; 11 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings: Theodore Abraham, Reginald Abraham, Joseph Abraham, James Abraham, Stafford Entendencia and Eleanor Abraham-Stewart.
His wife Carol L. Pacada-Abraham, son Beryl Pacada, grandson Shane Pacada and brothers Aurino “Ben” Abraham and George Abraham preceeded him in death.

Due to gathering restrictions we won’t be having any services at Mililani Mortuary as planned. In its place we will be having a Drive-by "Celebration of Life" from 5:00 p.m. till 7:00 p.m.
at 1588 Ala Hahanui Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96818
Masks are strongly encouraged. For any questions please reach out to Darshalle Diamond at