Obituaries for July 28, 2000

Iyetake MatsumotoIyetake “Take” Matsumoto, of Kekaha, died at Wilcox

Memorial Hospital on July 21, at the age of 86.

Born in Kekaha on March

27, 1914, he was a retired mechanic with Kekaha Sugar.

He is survived by

three sons: Wallace (Florinda) Matsumoto of Walnut, Calif.; Ralph Matsumoto of

Livermore, Calif.; and Dennis (Alicia) Matsumoto of Lihu’e; two grandchildren;

two great-grandchildren; one brother: Tom (Susan) Matsumoto of Kalaheo; one

sister: Kimiko Matsumoto of Honolulu; numerous nieces, nephews and


Services were private.

Arrangements were handled by Garden

Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Levinia Ka’auwai

Levinia “Maka” Ka’auwai,

of Kapa’a, died at home on July 26, at the age of 68.

Born in Hanalei on

July 5, 1932, she was a retired baker with Kapa’a High School.

She is

survived by three sons: Sam Ka’auwai, Isaiah Ka’auwai, and Royce Ka’auwai, all

of Kapa’a; five daughters: Jocelyn (Jerry) Powers, Gwendolyn Ka’auwai, and

Elena Ka’auwai, all of Kapa’a; Heather Braun of Pukalani, Maui; and Iwalani

(Shane) Ka’auwai-Herrod of Anahola; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren;

one brother: Robert Yong of Waimea; three sisters: Hazel (Masami) Kawada of

Wailua; Glorianna (William) Lane of Honolulu; and Alice Pacheco of Kilauea;

numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit

with the family at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 5, at the First Hawaiian Church in

Kapa’a; service officiated by Kahu Richard Kamanu will begin at 11 a.m.

followed by burial at the church cemetery. Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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