Obituaries for Tuesday, January 7, 2003

Tamiko Nonaka Inoue, Hayano Sugawa, Margaret Braun

Tamiko Nonaka Inoue

Tamiko Nonaka Inoue of Kalaheo, Kauai, died at home on Dec. 31, 2002 at the age of 74.

Born in Hanapepe, Kauai on Feb. 9, 1928, she was a retired Registered Dietitian with Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, CA.

She is survived by her husband, Norman Inoue of Kalaheo, father: Takano Nonaka of Hanapepe; brothers: Hideo (Fujiko) Nonaka of Hanapepe, Masatoshi (Yukie) Nonaka of Lawai, Iwao Nonaka of Hanapepe, Frank (Pearl) Nonaka of Hanapepe, Paul Nonaka of Missouri; sisters, Fumie Nonaka of Honolulu, Helen (Tokio) Uyeno of Lihue, Clara (Charles) McCollum of Oklahoma.

Friends may visit with the family at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003 at Holy Cross Church. Mass officiated by Father Keahi will begin at 10 a.m. Interment will be private. Casual attire is suggested. Flowers omitted.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Hayano Sugawa

Hayano Fukuda Sugawa of Kahului, Maui, formerly of Lawai, Kauai, died at Maui Memorial Medical Center, on Dec. 10, 2002, at the age of 87.

Born in Kaupakalua, Maui on May 11, 1915. She was a Japanese narrator for Kauai Island Tour. She was a longtime member of the Koloa Hongwanji Mission in Kauai, and was the secretary for the Fujinkai there for many years.

She is survived by her sister: Kiyono Ebisu of Kahului.

A private service was held.

Arrangements are being handled by Nakamura Mortuary.

Margaret Braun

Margaret Bastina Braun of Honolulu, formerly of Kapaa, Kauai, died at Maluhia Long Term Care, on Dec. 23, 2002 at the age of 95.

Born on June 7, 1907, in Waianae, she was a member of Kapa’a Missionary Church for many years.

She is survived by her daughter: Pegi L. Braun; grandchildren: Jennifer Ching and Jeffrey Heaukulani; great-grandchildren: Malia & Jessie Avila, Michael Tapia.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Jan. 11, 10 a.m. at Kapaa Missionary Church. Services to begin at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery at 1 p.m. Aloha attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Mortuary, Honolulu.


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