Obituaries for for Tuesday — April 25, 2006

• Keith Karasic

• Richard Wong

Keith Karasic

Keith Jay Karasic of Kalaheo, died at home after a two-year battle with lung cancer on April 21, 2006, at the age of 50.

Born in Long Branch, N.J., on Sept. 1, 1955, he was a self-employed photojournalist.

He is survived by his mother, Esther Karasic of Baltimore, Md.; brother, Ronald A. Karasic of Baltimore, Md.; sister-in-law, Donna Sue Karasic. Private services were held on April 23.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Richard Wong

Richard Foon Yip Wong of Kapa’a died on April 20, 2006, at Hale Kupuna Heritage Home at the age of 93. He was born in Kapa’a, on March 17, 1913.

He is survived by two daughters: Karen (Ronald) Ogata and Marsha (Warren) Mizutani; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, April 26, at All Saints Episcopal Church in Kapa’a at 4 p.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted family with arrangements.


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