The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001387267-01
Funeral Notices


68, of Kalihi Valley, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on August 30, 2022. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines and moved to Hawaii at an early age. Rodney was a W.R. Farrington High School graduate, a United States Marines Corps veteran, and most recently, a bus operator for Oahu Transit Services.

Rodney is preceded in death by parents Felix and Elena Cardenas Sr.; brothers Edwin and Clifford. Survived by sons Daniel (Natalia), Matthew (Nicole), and Thomas (Amber) Haleamau; siblings Felix (Judy) Cardenas Jr. and Brenda (Clifford) Abero; sister in law Delana Cardenas; and grand- daughter Leena Cardenas.

Services will be held on September 28, 2022 at Borthwick Mortuary’s Makai Chapel. Visitation is at 10:00 AM; Service at 11:00 AM. Burial to follow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery at 2:00 PM. Masks preferred. Flowers welcomed.