Aug. 10, 2000, in Washington D.C., at the age of 48.
Born in Honolulu, HI,
he is survived by his mother, Jaynealece Mokihana Meyers, sisters Roberta
(Robert) Butcher, and Audrey (Donald Jr.) Kaopuiki; brother: Ian (Donna)
Meyers; five nieces, two nephews and several grandnieces and nephews.
graduate of Kamehameha Schools in 1969, he earned a BS degree in Business from
the University of Phoenix. He was in the Air Force, Special Services division
and entertained throughout Southeast Asia and all over the world.
teacher, performer and animal lover, he owned many species of birds and fish.
He also owned many doves, which he used in numerous weddings. He was the owner
of “Doves of Aloha.” He was also the grand champion of Hawaii Stars in 1998 and
appeared in numerous musical productions on Kaua’i and O’ahu and composed,
directed and acted in many musical productions in the state and on the
mainland. He was a candidate for Kaua’i County Council.
will be held on Kaua’i on Saturday, Sept. 2, at the Kalaheo Missionary Church
at 7 p.m. with visitation at 6 p.m. The service on O’ahu will be at the
Kamehameha Schools Chapel on Sept. 22, at 5:30 p.m., visitations from 4 p.m. to
5 p.m Aloha attire is suggested and that flowers be omitted.
Ashes will be
scattered later in a private ceremony.
David “Buddy” Horswill, of Kekaha, Kauai, died at home on Aug. 24,
2000, at the age of 78.
Born in Lihu’e, Kaua’i on Dec. 12, 1921, he was a
professional tile setter for 30 years.
He is survived by: two sons:
Reynolds “Skip” (Harriet) Horswill and Raynold “Scott”
Horswill of Kailua, O’ahu; four daughters: Renee “Sandy” (Anthony)
Aguiar of Kekaha, Kauai, Rhonda Thompson of Kaneohe, O’ahu, Jasmine Ehret of
Elks Grove, Calif., Robin (Kai) Kalama of Kailua, O’ahu; 21 grandchildren;
eight great-grandchildren, brother: Arthur (Mitzi) Horswill of Maui; numerous
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service has been scheduled at 3 p.m.
on Saturday, Sept. 9, at the O’ahu Cemetery. Family request that flowers be
Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary,
Samson Mejia Ragsac of Kapa’a died Aug. 27,
2000, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital, at the age of 32.
A supervisor for
Hawai’i Care Cleaning at Princeville, he was born May 21, 1968, in the
He is survived by two daughters: Ashley Ragsac and Stanna
Ragsac, both of Las Vegas, Nev.; two sons: Chyson Ragsac of Las Vegas, Nev.,
and Chaston Ragsac, of Wailua; his companion: Tialyn Keawe of Wailua; parents:
Primo and Anita Ragsac , Sr. of Wailua; three sisters: Editha Ramos of Wailua
and Elizabeth Abalos of Las Vegas, and Bernadette (Abraham) Torres of Wailua;
two brothers: Primo (Donna) Ragsac of Lihu’e and Orlando (Amyslezak) Torres of
Wailua; numerous nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, and friends.
scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 7, at Borthwick/Kaua’i Mortuary Chapel from 6
p.m. to 9 p.m. Visitation is again scheduled for Friday, Sept. 8, at the Kapa’a
Missionary Church from 8:30 a.m. where services will be celebrated at 9:30 p.m.
Burial to follow at the Kaua’i Memorial Gardens in Lihu’e.
Aloha attire is
suggested. Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick/Kaua’i Mortuary.