The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001394468-01
Funeral Notices


Who celebrated the beginning of her life on April 3, 1938, she passed away at home with her family by her side on November 1, 2022. Affectionately known as "Geri", she was married for 44 years to David Keala’ Ikahiki Kupihea (deceased). She is lovingly remembered by her daughters, Allison M. K. (Raynaldo) Dulan and Susan (Michael) McLellan-Leverette and son, David L. (Jonnell) Kupihea and sisters, LaVerne (Dennis) Ling and Henrietta (Lowell) Carreiro and brother, Ronald (Carol) Silva and her along with 5 grand- children and 6 great-grand- children. She was a graduate of Sacred Hearts Academy, class of 1957. She worked at Hawaiian Telephone, Coca Cola, Atlas Electric and Cutter Motor Cars where she worked for 30 years and retired from. Mom loved to make yarn leis in her spare time, she loved to read, and watch TV. A celebration of life will be held at Star of the Sea church in Kahala on Monday, December 19, 2022. Visitation 9:00 am, Mass at 10:00 am. Aloha attire is suggested at her celebration and the scattering of her ashes will be private.

Arrangements Provided By:
Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC