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Obituaries for Sunday – May 28, 2006

• Tooru Yamane

• Elizabeth Gail Rose Davis

Tooru Yamane

Tooru Yamane of Kapa‘a died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on May 15, 2006, at the age of 89. Born in Kealia, on Dec. 20, 1916, he retired as a clerk with the Kaua‘i County Council, graduate of Kauai High School class of 1936, member of Kapa‘a UCC and Kapa‘a Lions Club.

He is survived by his wife Ruth T. Yamane, three sons; Dr. Stanley (Joyce) Yamane of Jacksonville, Florida, Larry Yamane of Waipio Gentry, Robin (Blanche) Yoshida of Kapa‘a, three daughters; Janice Bond, Diane (Michael) Horita, both of Lihu‘e, Emily (Henry) Silva of Mililani, two sisters; Tsuyako Shoda of Kahului, Maui and Mitsuko Yamane of Kapa‘a, three sisters-in-law; Kawayo Yamane of Honolulu, Kazuko Yamamoto of Japan, Takeko Yamane of Kapa‘a, 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, May 30, from 3 p.m. at Kapaa United Church of Christ on Ulu St. in Kapa‘a with services beginning at 4 p.m. Casual attire is suggested and family gratefully declines flowers.

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

Elizabeth Gail Rose Davis

Elizabeth Gail Rose Davis of ‘Ele‘ele died May 15, 2006, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 52.

Born Jan. 15, 1954, in Turtle Mountain Reservation, ND, she was a nurse with Kaiser.

She is survived by three sons: Justin (Shy Ann) Shinn of Lihu‘e, Jory Shinn of Kapa‘a and Jarrod Shinn of Wailua; one daughter: Jasmine Shinn of Huntington Beach, Calif.; three grandchildren, two brothers: Allen Davis of Oakland, Calif., and Sam Davis of Kohala, HI; and five sisters: Diane (Richard) Ramsey of Kona, Donna (Gary) Silva of Darby, MT, Tina Stewart of Kekaha, Lisa Kailianu of Kona, and Sandy (Mike) Miller of Kekaha. She was preceded in death by her sister, Eve Ann Davis.

Services will be private.


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