Obituaries for Friday — March 31, 2006

• Kelly Kenichi Ito

• Daisy La France Kapaka-Arboleda

• John K. Tremaine III

• Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr.

Kelly Kenichi Ito

Kelly Kenichi Ito died at the Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, Nev. on March 16, 2006, at the age of 63.

Born on Kaua’i on May 28, 1942, he was a retired lieutenant with the Kaua’i Police Department.

He is survived by his wife Janet; two daughters: Pamela Ito (John Cannizzo) of New York, Jenelle Ito of Kapa’a; two granddaughters: Julia and Claire; two brothers: Donald (Sharon) Ito and Chris (Vicky) Ito and a sister, Lorna Ito, all of Honolulu, O’ahu.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, April 1, at the All Saints Episcopal Church in Kapa’a with visitation from 9 a.m., services beginning at 10 a.m. Casual attire is suggested and that flowers be omitted.

Cremation was handled by the Davis Funeral Home in Las Vegas, Nev.

Daisy La France Kapaka-Arboleda

Daisy LaFrance Keahikuni Kapaka-Arboleda of Anahola died on March 29, 2006, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 59.

Born in Lihu’e, on Nov. 13, 1946, she was involved in many organizations including Alaska Native Land claims, Nukoli’i, Hawaiian Farmers of Hanalei, President of Hawaii State Burial Council, President of Ho’ola Lahui, Executive Director for Kauai Habitat, CRC of Office of Hawaiian Affairs, CDL Ni’ihau program, Niihau Shell Lei Cultural Foundation, Kahalepono after-school program, Ho’omana Program and numerous public boards and advisory committees. She was also honored with various community service awards.

She is survived by her husband Joseph Kaai’ikekua Arboleda of Anahola; two daughters: Selena Kehaulani Kapaka Campbell (Ammon) of New York; Anela Michelle-Leigh Kapaka Rhoades (Matthew) of San Jose, three grandchildren, numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.

A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, April 3, at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lihue Ward, with visitation from 9 a.m. and services beginning at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

The staff of Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

John K. Tremaine III

John K. Tremaine III of Kekaha, died March 28, 2006, at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital at the age of 46.

Born May 3, 1959, in Waimea, he was employed by the construction industry.

Preceded in death by his father, John K. Tremaine Jr., he is survived by his companion: Mary K. Lyman of Kekaha; two hanai daughters: Tiare (Kale) Makua of Kekaha and Kiani Lyman-Viela of Kekaha; his mother: Rose Lokalia Tremaine of Hanapepe; two brothers: Jaeson Tremaine of Maui and Kaimana Tremaine of Hanapepe; sister: Jae “Naiala” (Eric) Kajiwara of Waimea; three grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of his life will be held on Monday, April 3 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the home of Aunty Pinky and Uncle Paddy Boy Malama’s house at the end of Kolea Street in Kekaha.

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

Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr.

Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr., of ‘Ele’ele died on March 29, 2006, at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital at the age of 83.

He was born in Elmhurst, Ill. on Sept. 4, 1923, and retired as a bio-chemist.

He is survived by two sons: Robert (Mercedes) Davenport Jr. of Koloa, William “Billy Joe” Davenport of O’ahu; five daughters: Carolyn Benjamin of Washington, Ginger Vanboven of Seattle, Sherry Sanchez of Seattle, Susie Moore of Washington, Roberta Viola Louise “Birdie” Davenport of Washington, one sister, Virginia Mahron of South Carolina, 14 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held on Sunday, April 2, at the Episcopal Church in ‘Ele’ele beginning at 2 p.m.

The staff of Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.


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