Obituaries For Thursday, January 9, 2003

Beatrice Santos, Thomas C. Matola

Beatrice Santos

Beatrice Santos of Lawai, Kauai, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on Jan. 3, 2003 at the age of 71.

Born in Hanapepe, Kauai on March 24, 1931, she was a Housewife, Volunteer with Salvation Army and also worked at the Lawai Pine Cannery.

She is survived by husband, Manuel L. Santos; five sons, Manuel Jr. of Kapaa, John of Lawai, Kenneth of Kalaheo, Bobby of Kapaa and Clyde of Kapaa; six daughters, Beatrice (Allen) Shimizu of Eleele, Edna (Richard) Santos of Koloa, Betty (Christopher) Paden of Gardena, CA., Barbara (Albert) Silva of Kaumakani, Darlene (Bernard) Butay of Hilo and Ethel (Roland) Balisacan of Eleele; two brothers, Clarence Pauole of Honolulu and William Pauole; three sisters, Elizabeth (Sunwah) Lee of Hilo; Miriam (Shige) Sasaki of Koloa and Dora (Boris) Camarillo of Lihue, 42 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, at the Po’ipu Beach Park-Pavilion # 2; service officiated by Rev. Kekapa Lee will begin at 10 a.m. Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Thomas C. Matola

Thomas C. Matola died Dec. 18, 2002, in Wailuku, Maui, at the age of 54.

Born Feb. 13, 1948, in Endicott, New York, he was a longtime resident of Kaua’i.

Mr. Matola is survived by his daughter, Monique Otani, companion Kathy Gentle, sister Carol Ann and brothers Robert and Gary.

A private memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at Po’ipu.


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