Obituaries for Monday, August 24, 2009

•Lauren Kagawa

Lauren Kagawa

Lauren Keala Megumi Kagawa of Lihu‘e died Aug. 17, 2009, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at age 27. Born on Jan. 16, 1982, in San Francisco, Calif., she was an office assistant at ProService Hawai‘i.

She was preceded in death by her father Sam Kagawa, grandparents Tom and Betty Kagawa and Joichi and Haruye Nadatani.

She is survived by her mother Joy Kagawa of Lihu‘e, brother Dain Kagawa of Honolulu, sister Kimberly Kagawa of Lihu‘e, numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, Aug. 30, with visitation at 3 p.m. and service at 4 p.m., at West Kaua‘i Waimea Honpa Hongwanji.

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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