The Garden Island


May 26(1.) ALFRIEDA ELEANOR KAUILANI ACHONG 80, passed away April 22, 2024. She was born November 20, 1943 to Alfred and Cecelia Yuk Lan Achong. They lived in Kaimuki and later moved to Niu Valley. She was a graduate of Kalani High School class of 1962. Alfrieda (Alfie) was a dedicated flight attendant of Hawaiian Airlines retiring after nearly 60 years and also danced with Halau O' Wai Ale Ale with Kumu John Aiwohi. Alfrieda is survived by her siblings Joycelyn (Ray) Sheely and Hughland Achong, nephew Alan Birnie, niece Kim Birnie, grand-nephews Kalan and Connor Birnie, great- grandniece Ha'aipo, great-grand- nephews (...) (End Date: May 29) (p1)
May 19(2.) CLAYTON YOSHIO YAMASHIRO 72, of Ewa, Hawaii, joined our Heavenly Father on January 17, 2024. He is survived by wife, Kathleen Yamashiro; children, Tiffany Kapoi, Travis (Kaweo) Katekaru, Malia (Edward) Kamahiai-Macloves, Anthony Yamashiro (Predeceased), Alexia (Robert) Toth, and fur-baby Zena; along with 9 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Frances Ige, Helen (Eugene) Uehara, and Amy (Eddie) Valmoja. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2024 (11:00am-2:00pm) at Palisades Community Chapel-Assembly of God (2360 Amo'omo'o St., Palisades, Pearl City, HI 96782). Inurnment will be held on Monday, June 3, 2024 at the National Cemetery of the Pacific at (...) (End Date: May 29) (p1)