Janet S. TakeshitaJanet S. Takeshita, of ‘Ele’ele, Kaua’i, died at

Kaua’i Veterans Memorial Hospital on April 27, 2000, at the age of 66.

Born in Koloa, Kaua’i on Aug. 27, 1933, she is survived by: one brother:

Donald (Hazel) Takeshita of Hilo, Hawaii; one sister: Ellen (George) Asato of

Los Angeles, Calif.; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, at the Kaua’i

Soto Zen Temple, Zenshuji in Hanapepe; service officiated by Rev. Itagaki will

begin at 4 p.m. Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being

handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Takeo Takamatsu


Takamatsu, of Puhi, Kauai, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on April 22, 2000.,

at the age of 80

Born in Lihue, Kauai, on Feb. 15, 1920, he was a retired

Heavy Equipment Operator with Grove Farm Sugar Co., he is survived by: his

wife: Mitsue Takamatsu of Puhi, Kauai;one daughter: Elaine Takamatsu of

Honolulu, Oahu; one sister: Mildred Matsumoto of Puhi, Kauai; numerous

nieces, and nephews.

Services were private. Arrangements are being handled

by Garden Island Mortuary, ltd.

Frances Octavio

Frances Vidinha

Octavio of Kalaheo died April 28, 2000, at her home in Kalaheo at the age of


A homemaker, she was born Feb. 24, 1913, in Koloa.

She is survived

by her husband: Seraphin Octavio of Kalaheo; five sons: Kenneth (Bernadette)

Vidinha of Wailua, Emanuel Mathew (Elfreide) Octavio of Hanapepe; Tim (Arlene)

Octavio of Kalaheo, Luke (Ruby) Octavio, Sr. of Kalaheo, and Zachary (Maureen)

Octavio of Kalaheo; two brothers: Ernest Vidinha of Honolulu and John (Bertha)

Vidinha of Kekaha; two sisters: Shandra Sabala of Lihue and Isabelle Pavao of

Ewa Beach; 16 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is

scheduled for Monday, May 1, at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Kekaha from

5:30 p.m. Mass to be celebrated at 6 p.m. Visitation continues until 9 p.m.

Visitation is again scheduled for Tuesday, May 2, at Holy Cross Catholic Church

in Kalaheo from 1 p.m. where Mass will be celebrated at 4 p.m. Burial to follow

at Koloa Catholic cemetery.

Casual attire is suggested.


are being handled by Borthwick/Kaua’i Mortuary.


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