Obituaries for Sunday, June 29, 2008

• Anastacia Tabura

• Herman Kane

Anastacia Tabura

Anastacia “Tasha” Cabonitas Tabura of Hanama‘ulu died June 25, 2008, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 78. Born in Cebu City, Philippines, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, auntie and friend.

She was preceded in death by spouse Vicente Sr. and brothers and sisters from the Philippines.

She is survived by daughters Adelaida (Rudy) Nuevo of the Philippines, Letecia “Tessie” (Willy) Estenzo of Kapa‘a, Josefa “Josie” (Archie) Franks of Texas; sons Max (Arlene) Tabura of Hanama‘ulu, Vicente Jr. (Maureen) Tabura of Kapa‘a, Danny (Dianne) Tabura of Kapa‘a; 21 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with the family from 8 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, July 2, at St. Catherine’s Church. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kalapaki Bay Memorial Park in Lihu‘e.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

Herman Kane

Herman Kane Jr. of Kapa‘a died June 14, 2008, at Wilcox Hospital at the age of 70. Born Jan. 7, 1938, in Waipouli, he was a lifelong beach boy and musician.

He is survived by son Dain (Wendy) Kane of Maui, three grandchildren, brother Durgh (Pomai) Kane of Hanama‘ulu, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends.

Services will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, at the Lydgate Park pavilion. Casual attire is suggested and the family requests that flowers be omitted.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary Ltd.


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