Obituary for Sunday, December 8, 2002

Benedicta Pacanas

Benedicta Pacanas

Benedicta “Betty” Pacanas of Koloa, Kauai, died Dec. 4, 2002, at the age of 76. Born May 6, 1926, in Lihu’e, HI, she worked with the pantry staff at a hotel.

She is survived by one daughter: Rosalind Gay of Koloa; five sons: Edwin Pacanas of Palmdale, Calif., David Pacanas of Koloa, Albert (Cheryl) Pacanas of Fremont, Calif., Dennis Pacanas of Apache Junction, Ariz., and Wes (Patti) Pacanas of Hanapepe, HI; two sisters: Carmen “Randy” Coffing, of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Maria Suan of Honolulu, O’ahu; two brothers: Mariano “Plute” Hostallero and Perfecto “Perry” Hostallero, both of Honolulu; 16 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Thursday, Dec. 12, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary; service will be at 11 a.m. immediately following visitation. Burial will be at Kauai Memorial Gardens Cemetery, in Hanama’ulu.

Casual attire is suggested. Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick/Kaua’i Mortuary.


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