Obituaries for Friday — February 03, 2006

• Lucas E. Ortiz

Lucas E. Ortiz

Lucas E. Ortiz of ‘Ele‘ele, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on Jan. 23, 2006, at the age of 86.

Born in the Philippines on Feb. 22, 1919, he was a carpenter with Grove Farm Plantation.

Preceded in death by a son, Stanley D. Ortiz, he is survived by his wife, Janet K. Ortiz; two sons, Randall (Kristen) Ortiz of Kalaheo and Charles (Nieva) Ortiz of ‘Ele‘ele; four grandchildren; five brothers, Eduardo E. (Elizabeth) Malapit of Koloa, William Malapit of Maui, Mark (Becky) Malapit of Kalaheo, Earl Malapit of Koloa and Noel Malapit; three sisters, Constance Aquino of Waimea, Aurora Lo of Honolulu and Julia Smith of Honolulu; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family from 8:30 to10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalaheo Ward; service officiated by Bishop Myron Barino will begin at 10 a.m. followed by burial at the Hanapepe Hawaiian Cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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