Obituaries for Sunday, June 8, 2008

• Michael Deibel

• Juan ‘Carlos’

Michael Deibel

Michael Deibel of Kekaha died at home on May 28, 2008, at the age of 61. He was a retired civil service employee, an avid golfer and wonderful husband.

He is survived by wife Tashi, two dogs Maddie and Sofie, and Sniff the cat; brothers and sisters Mary Fritz, Bo Deibel, Robin Davidson, Jim Deibel, Maria Bredehoeft, Gina Parsons, and Jerry Deibel; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was also a friend to many at the Wailua Golf Course.

He was preceded in death by his parents, David and Bertha Deibel. No services will be held.

Juan ‘Carlos’

Palaraon Caberto

Juan “Carlos” Palaraon Caberto of Kapa‘a died May 29, 2008, at Straub Hospital at the age of 83. Born May 24, 1925, on O‘ahu, he was a retired maintenance/carpenter for the county of Kaua‘i.

He was preceded in death by parents Mariano and Feliza Caberto, brother Federico Caberto Sr. and sister Connie Caberto-Balauro.

He is survived by wife Gregoria “Gloria” Villatora Caberto of Kapa‘a; sons John (Sue) Caberto of Hanama‘ulu, Ronald (Loreen) Caberto of Kilauea, Anthony Caberto and Leroy Caberto of Kapahi, Carl “Kaly” (Holly) Caberto of Wailua Homesteads and Jerry Caberto of Kapahi; daughter-in-law Carlette Souza of ‘Oma‘o; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Virginia Mary Caberto of ‘Ele‘ele; brothers Antone and Richard Caberto of ‘Ele‘ele; and numerous sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and great friends.

Viewing will be held on Saturday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church with Mass celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens. Family request casual attire.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is assisting the Caberto family with arrangements.


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