Obituaries for Saturday — January 07, 2006

• Peter Souza

• Arlene M. Waiamau

Peter Souza

Peter Souza of Kapa’a, died Jan. 2, 2006, at his home at the age of 84.

Born Nov. 3, 1921, on Kaua’i, he was a heavy equipment operator.

He is survived by his wife: Helen M. Souza of Kapa’a; son: Peter (Claudine) Spuza, Jr. of Kona; two grandsons: Jacob Masao of Kona and Elsworths Huli’ee-Souza of Kona; two brothers: Edward (Carmen) Souza of Los Angeles and Abel (Hoku) Souza of Kapa’a; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family from 8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, at St.Catherine’s Church in Kapa’a, where Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. by Father Al. Burial to follow at St. Catherine’s Church cemetery.

Casual attire is suggested. Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.

Arlene M. Waiamau

Arlene M. Waiamau of Lihu’e died on Jan. 1, 2006, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 77.

Born on Jan. 20, 1928, in Makaweli, she was a retired schoolteacher.

She is survived by sons Douglas (Wanda) Waiamau of Lihu’e, Alton (Cathy) Waiamau of Honolulu, daughter, Thalia (Kevin) Gonzalves of Lihu’e; daughter-in-law, Kalena Waiamau of Honolulu, sisters: Hanako Duarte of Kalaheo, Doris (Oskar) Moe of San Francisco, Irene Bretzel of Seattle, Fay Tuley of Honolulu, Ruth Arashiro of Honolulu, brother-in-law, John Lewis of Roseville, nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Friends may join in a celebration of her life with visitation at 8:30 a.m. and services beginning at 10 a.m. at Lihue Christian Church on Saturday, Jan. 7.

Casual attire is suggested. The family requests leis of aloha in lieu of flowers or wreaths.

Arrangements are being handled by Kauai Memorial Gardens.


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