Obituary for Monday — June 9, 2003

• Henry Kanahele

Henry Kanahele

Henry Waiola Kanahele of Niihau, died at Hale Kupuna Heritage Home on June 3, 2003 at the age of 81.

Born in Puuwai, Niihau on Nov. 4, 1921, he was a Cowboy with Niihau Ranch.

He is survived by sons, Henry M. Kanahele and Joseph (Sharon) Kanahele both of Makaweli; daughters, Helen (Stanley) Kanahele of Kaumakani and Nani (Michael) DeMotta of Hanapepe; sisters, Virginia Nizo, Betty Kanahele and Eunis Kanahele all of Niihau; 23 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family at 9 a.m. on Friday, June 13, at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel; serviace officiated by Rev. Dana Kaohelaulii will begin at 11 a.m. Followed by burial at Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Aloha attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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