Obituaries Thursday, March 15, 2007

• Donald Wilson Huntsinger

• Steven Jure

Donald Wilson Huntsinger

Donald Wilson Huntsinger of Lihu‘e died March 6, 2007, at Queen’s Medical Center at the age of 74.

Born June 3, 1932, in Montana, he worked on the family farm before joining the Navy in 1951 and served in the Korean War.

In 1965, at Pacific Missile Range, Pt. Mugu, Calif., he participated in the development and management of Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands.

In 1966, he moved with his family to work for the Federal government, Department of the Navy as a civil service employee at PMRF, Barking Sands on Kaua‘i. He retired as a Range Communications Supervisor in 1988.

He is survived by his wife, Mickey Huntsinger; daughters Pat Yost of California, Lisa Huntsinger of the Big Island and Donna (John) Pimental of Waimea; grandson Nathan Yost and four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life service will be held on Sunday, March 18 at 3 p.m. at Kauai Christian Fellowship in Po‘ipu located on Koloa bypass road.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Steven Jure

Steven Vincent Jure, 44, born in California and a resident of Kaua‘ i for 22 years, died March 3, 2007, in his Kilauea home from complications due to a brain injury sustained on May 28, 2005.

He is survived by parents Joyce and Vincent; wife Amy; son Kai; daughters Danielle and Monique; brothers Paul and David; sister, Gwenn and a wonderful group of extended family and friends.

Steven was considered by friend and family the heart and soul of his Hanalei restaurants, Zelos and Sushi Blues and cherished his role as a father most in life.

Family and friends are welcome to join the island ‘ohana to celebrate Steven’s life on Saturday, March 17, at 4 p.m. at Kalihiwai Beach.

Steven is a precious soul who will be missed deeply, his family says.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the Jure family with arrangements.


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