Obituaries for Saturday, March 17, 2012

• Eugene Brennan • Andrew Einck • Mitsue Kubota

Eugene Brennan

Eugene A. “Gene” Brennan of Syracuse, N.Y., died March 14, 2012, at his home in Kalaheo. Born on Oct. 10, 1919, in Syracuse, he graduated from Syracuse University, class of 1942. He served in the Army Air Force during WWII. In the FBI (1947 to 1976), he was assigned to the Omaha, Philadelphia, Springfield, WFO offices and FBI Headquarters.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Judy.

He is survived by his wife Lauren; son, Tim of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; stepson, Cliff Heen of Honolulu; daughter, Keavy of Honolulu; granddaughter, Julie and great grandson, Riley, of Lyons, Colo.

Memorial services will be held at Holy Cross Church in Kalaheo on March 19. Visitation begins at 3 p.m. followed by Mass at 4 p.m. Family requests casual attire and no flowers.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the Brennan family with arrangements.

Andrew Einck

 Andrew Cullen Einck died peacefully in his sleep on March 7, 2012. Born Sept. 20, 1992, on the island of Kaua‘i, he was a long-time resident of Hawai‘i. He moved to the Mainland after suffering a debilitating accident in December 2008.

He is survived by his parents, Emma Quinn and John Einck; grandparents, Richard Einck and Barbara C. Quinn; aunts, Kathleen Slevin, Barbara McBride, Cydney Einck and Stacy Eckberg; uncle, William C. Quinn; and numerous cousins and friends.

Services will be held on Kaua‘i in the near future.

In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted by The Friends of Andrew Einck Fund to support Shiners’ Children’s Hospitals. Send donations c/o First Hawaiian Bank, Koloa, HI 96756.

Mitsue Kubota

Mitsue Kubota, of Kapa‘a, Kaua‘i, passed away Feb. 12, 2012, at Pali Momi Medical Center at the age 92. She was born April 11, 1919 in Kalaheo, Kaua‘i.

She is survived by son, Lance L. (Susan) Kubota of Kapa‘a, Kaua‘i; daughters, Carol L. (Henry) Kaona of Mililani, O‘ahu and June M. (Alan) Onishi of Aiea, O‘ahu; seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; brothers, Kazunori (Elsie) Hiraoka of Kalaheo, Kaua‘i and Paul Hiraoka of California; sister, Sadami Erdman of Iowa.

Private Service held.

Nu‘uanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, LLC assisted the Kubota family with arrangements.


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