The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001395482-01
Funeral Notices


Cherished wife, mother, grand- mother, great-grandmother, and sister passed away at the age of 72 at The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu, Hawaii on November 10, 2022.

Born October 14, 1950 in Honolulu, Hawaii to late parents, Rita "Lehua" and Stanley Fuller Sr., and was the third eldest child of twelve. Annette married Raymond Joy Cockett Knell on July 4, 1971 and enjoyed a loving marriage of 51 years.

Employed by the State of Hawaii as the Supervisor of Communications at the Honolulu International Airport for over 35 years until retiring on June 30, 2022.

She is survived by her husband, Ramond Joy Cockett Knell; daughter-in-law, Michelle Knell (Sean); son, Shannon E. Knell (Jessica); daughter, Ray-Joy Keller (Braden); 12 grandchildren and 1 great-granddaughter; brothers, Kimo, Steven, and Kalani; sisters, Carlotta Kidder, Kaipo Adachi, Hulali Vares, Mapuana, and Donna May Fuller; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her son, Sean I. Knell, and daughter, Raynette Knell.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 8, 2022 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Public visitation 9:30, services 10:30, reception to follow. Burial will take place at 1:00pm at Punchbowl Cemetery. Casual attire. Lei welcome.

Arrangements Provided By:
Diamond Head Mortuary