• Kenso Takanishi
Kenso Takanishi of ‘Ele‘ele, Kaua‘i, died at home on Sept. 29, 2003 at the age of 75.
Born in Hukipo Mauka (Kekaha), Kauai, on Sept. 17, 1928, he was a retired State worker.
He is survived by wife, Lillian K. Takanishi of Eleele; two daughters, Kendra (Glenn Y. Kawamura) Takanishi of Kalaheo and Kendace (Franklin Taylor) Takanishi of Los Angeles, CA.; two brothers, Kazuo (Misae) Takanishi and Danny Morito (Florence) Takanishi Sr., both of Honolulu; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends may visit with the family at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Hanapepe United Church of Christ; service officiated by Rev. Diane Koyama will begin at 4 p.m. Casual attire is suggested and flowers omitted.
Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.