Jodine “Jodi” Renae Yago of Lihue, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on March 1, 2003 at the age of 31 after a courageous 8 year battle with cancer.
Born in Heidelberg, Germany on Sept. 17, 1971, she was a Registration Manager with Kauai Medical Clinic.
Preceded in death by her father, Jerry Holt and step-father, Ronald Williams, she is survived by husband, Bernard; daughter, Kailee; mother, Vicki Williams of Hilo; brother, Jason Holt of Michigan; maternal grandmother, Judy Miller “Grams” of Reno, Nevada; maternal grandfather, Edmund Learned of Washington State; paternal grandparents, Katie & Ray Uptain, of Oregon; In-laws, Floro & Flora Yago of Puhi; Sonia & Eddie Topenio of Lihue; Wilfred & Editha Yago of Ewa Beach; Gerry & Kristle Yago of Kapolei; nieces & nephews, Tianna & Magen Holt, Robert & Tyler Topenio, Brandi, Viktor & Charmayne Yago, numerous uncles, aunts, and cousins.
A celebration of life will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 9, at the Salt Pond Pavilion in Hanapepe. The family request in lieu of donations, please donate blood in her name to the Blood Bank. Casual & swim wear attire is suggested and that flowers be omitted.
Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.