Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 95.
A homemaker, she was born Jan.
11, 1905, in Kealia.
She is survived by three sisters: Agnes Vasques of
Oregon, Margaret (Louie) Victorino of Lihu’e, and Gussie Louis of ‘Oma’o; one
brother: Frank Machado of Kapa’a; caregiver: Mildred (Neil) Rapozo of
Hanama’ulu, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends and family may
call on Thursday, Feb. 17, at Immaculate Conception Church from 9 a.m. to 9:15
a.m., where services will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. by Father Paul. Burial to
follow at Immaculate Conception Church cemetery.
The family suggests casual
attire. Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick/Kaua’i
Lester S. Takashima, of Kapa’a, died at
Wilcox Memorial Hospital on Feb. 7, 2000, at the age of 78.
Born in Piopio,
Hawai’i on Nov. 20, 1921, he was a retired machinist with the County of
He is survived by three sons: Dexter (Ku’ulei) Takashima of
Kekaha, Dean Takashima of Kapa’a, and Galvin (Lisa) Takashima of Millington,
Tenn.; one daughter: Mona (Raymond) Kitasoe of Menlo Park, Calif.; six
grandchildren; one brother: Edward (Dora) Takashima of Gardena, Calif.,
numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service has
been scheduled at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 13, at the Kapa’a United Church of
Christ, with the Rev. Chun officiating. Casual attire is suggested.
Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.