Obituaries for Wednesday — August 27, 2003

• Jose Raposas

• Jeanne Warburton

Jose Raposas

Jose Raposas of Oma‘o, died at Straub Medical Clinic on August 16, 2003 at the age of 62.

Born in the Philippines on December 23, 1940, he was an estimator for Hale Kauai. He worked for Hale Kauai for 28 years and retired in 2001.

He is survived by his parents: Cirilo and Rosalina Raposas; wife, Yon “Hannah” Raposas; son, Robert (Jeanne Cadawas) Raposas; two daughters, Teressa (Derwin Nohara) Iida, Shelley (Kamaka) Contrades, three brothers, Jerry Raposas, Lodring (Vivian) Raposas, Edwin (Aurora) Raposas, four sisters, Merlita (Alan) Honma of Alaska; Helen (David) Masuda, Josie Raposas, Adeline (Bruce) Walters of Alaska, grandchildren, Kainoa Raposas, Bryson Cadawas, Stetson Raposas, Sheena Raposas, Michael Iida, Mark Iida, Kyle Contrades, Kameron Contrades, Kyson Contrades; hanai grandchildren Davin Nohara and Michael Nohara;, numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, August 27, 10 a.m. at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary. Also following services there will be visitation with the family from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Aloha attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.

Jeanne Warburton

Jeanne Warburton a.k.a. “Jeanne Lyons” of Lawa‘i, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on August 20, 2003 at the age of 53.

Born in Iowa on August 30, 1949, she was a teacher for Koloa School.

She is survived by her husband, Ranney Warburton of Lawa‘i; mother, Mary Rubin of Iowa; brother, Ron (Karen) Rubin of Iowa, numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, August 30, at Kauai Christian Fellowship Church, on Koloa Bypass Road where a memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Casual attire is suggested, and flowers omitted.

Donations may be made to Jeanne Warburton Memorial Literacy Fund c/o First Hawaiian Bank, P.O. Box 250, Koloa, HI 96756.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.


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