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Obituaries for Friday, August 1, 2008

• Sam Pa

• Solomon Fu

Sam Pa

Sam Pa of Anahola died July 23, 2008, at the age of 75. He was born Aug. 29, 1932, on Kaua‘i.

He is survived by wife Darlene “Yvonne” Pa; daughters Iwalani (Michael) Martin and Angelina (Lealiiki) Koli; sons Robert (Shannon) Pa, Sam (Laura) Pa III, Kekane (Anela) Pa, Mitchell (Kimberly) Pa and Shilo (Bernadette) Pa; brothers Clarence (Carol) Kauliakamoa, Ezera (Joyce) Pa and Edward Hooikaika; sisters Winona Elkins and Ida Hooikaika; 42 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, at Kauai Veterans Center in Lihu‘e; services will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire is suggested.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

Solomon Fu

Solomon K. Fu Sr. of Kekaha died April 16, 2008, in Waimea at the age of 71. Born Aug. 10, 1936, in Hanalei, he was a self-employed wood carver.

He was preceded in death by wife Vernica Kalani Fu, daughter Stella Ortiz, son Hilarrion Kalani, mother Mary Makue Fu and sister Agnes Fuchigama.

He is survived by sons David H. (Malia) Fu, Solomon K. Fu, Samuel K. (Tanya) Fu, James H. Kalani, Leonard Kalani, Mathew Z. Kalani, Anthony Kalani, Solomon Fu Kalani, Ben Kalani Pa‘aluhi, Adrian Kalani, Hermin Kalani, Sammie Kalani, Eddie H. Kalani, Mano Kalani, Solomen Kalani, Samuel H. Kalani, Raymond (Perlita) Kalani, Victor K. Kalani, David D. Kalani and Pumai Kuhio Kaliloa; daughters Healani (Mark) Fu of Honolulu, Haunani Fu, Leiolani (Jake) Velasco, Ida (Stanley) Miguel, Angela Kalani, Jasmine Kalani, Jaime (Elmo) Tafoya, Rebbeca Kalani, Heraldine Kalani, Loke Kalani, Bernice Kalani and Sweetheart Kalani; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; father Charles K.C. Fu, Sr.; brothers Charles Fu Jr. of Waimea, Douglas Fu of Kailua-Kona, Hawai‘i, and Calvin Fu of Hanapepe; sisters Lydia (Lionel) Kaohi of ‘Ele‘ele and Thelma (Damascio Jr.) Ruiz of ‘Oma‘o.

A celebration of life will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Salt Pond Beach Park. Inurnment to follow at Kealia cemetery.


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