Obituaries for Tuesday, August 13, 2002

Michael Mukai, Darci Isoshima, Richard Adams

Michael Mukai

Michael Sadao Mukai of Honolulu, Hawai’i, and formerly of Kapa’a, Kaua’i, died at his residence on July 29, 2002 at the age of 42.

Born in Lihu’e, Kaua’i on Nov. 5, 1959, he was last employed at the Fox Photo Laboratories in Honolulu.

Michael is survived by his parents: George and Yvonne Mukai of Kapa’a; two sisters: Sharleen (Dave) Koide of Fremont, CA and Christine (Albert) Ogata of Kailua, O’ahu and two brothers: Wayne (Elaine) Mukai of Wailua and Nelson Mukai of Fremont, CA. Several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private services were held on O’ahu and Kaua’i.

Darci Isoshima

Darci Yoshie Isoshima of Waimea, Kaua’i, died at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital on Aug. 10, 2002 at the age of 4.

Born in Lihu’e, Kaua’i on June 27, 1998, she was a Pre-school Student at Kamehameha Pre School at Kaumakani.

She is survived by her parents, Mark & Patricia Isoshima of Waimea, Kaua’i; two brothers, Mark Jr., and Allen; great grandmother, Yoshie Isoshima of Honolulu, O’ahu; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002 at the Garden Island Mortuary chapel; service at 2 p.m. Casual attire is suggested and flowers omitted.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Richard Adams

Richard Charles Adams of Kilauea, Kaua’i, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital, on July 31, 2002, at the age of 50.

Born in California on Jan. 13, 1952, he was a owner and operator for a limousine service.

He is survived by his wife: Jasmin Adams, three daughters: Kelsey Quinn Adams, Khyra Quinn Adams, Krystie Quinn Adams; mother: Frances Adams of California; one brother: Dale Adams of California; one sister-in-law and one niece of California.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Aug. 17, at St. Williams’ Church in Hanalei from 9 a.m. with Mass at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be mailed to: Jasmin Adams at P.O. Box 1295, Kilauea, HI 96754.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.


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