Obituaries for Thursday, June 23, 2011

John Kawakami

John Kawakami

John F. Kawakami of Lihu‘e died June 8, 2011, at age 50. Born Jan. 16, 1961, in Honolulu, he was a fisherman.

He is survived by his companion, Mary Kojiri; son, Chance of Koloa; daughter, Sonoi of Lihu‘e; parents, Toru and May Kawakami; uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family from 10 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, June 26, at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel; service at 11 a.m.

On Sunday, July 3, at 10 a.m. at PK’s, there will be a paddle out and scattering of ashes to follow.

Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary.


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