The Garden Island


Jan 23(1.) Auburn,Washington Denny's Susan or Anthony (Tony) ASAP call Greg 208-886-0801 (End Date: Jan 29) (p1)


Jan 28(2.) ASOONG LEN ELLIOTT 88, of Lebanon, NH, died in Kailua, HI on May 30, 2019 while vacationing with her family. She was born in China on October 23, 1930. She is survived by her sons Matt Elliott (Cindy) of Framingham, MA; Josh Elliott (Kate) of Chicago, IL; and two grandchildren Sophie and Chris. Her husband, Rogers, survived her but has since passed (December, 2021). She was pre-deceased by her sister Eleanor; and survived by her brothers Norman (Ruby) of Aiea, HI; and Raymond (Nancy d. 2020 ) of Aiea, HI. (End Date: Jan 28) (p1)
Jan 28(3.) AMY MEE KUN LAU 93, passed away peacefully at home on December 31, 2021. Born in Honolulu and raised in Zhongshan, China before returning to Honolulu in 1948. She was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years, Edmund. Together, they owned Edmunds Hotel Apartments in Waikiki. Beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She will be remembered for her love of her family and for her delicious cooking that fused Cantonese, American and Hawaiian ingredients. She is survived by her children: Nora Katz, Norman (daughter-in-law Paula) Lau, and Nancy Wilson; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: (...) (End Date: Jan 28) (p1)
Jan 28(4.) ANN B. SIMPSON Ann Bennett Simpson, 94, died after battling dementia for nearly 15 years at Arcadia, Honolulu, Hawaii on Wednesday, January 12th, 2022. Ann was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota, August 17, 1927. She met her husband to be "Jack" John Simpson at the University of Oregon after WWII. They were married and happy for fifty-nine years. After school, they returned to Jack's native Honolulu and had five children; Kathryn (Ebert), Gail (Owen), John, James, and Laurie (Bugbee). Ann is also survived by fourteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Ann was a tireless community leader, and her service is reflected (...) (End Date: Jan 28) (p1)