Obituaries for Thursday, April 19, 2012

Edwin Fu Sr.

Edwin Fu Sr.

Edwin  Kwai Meng “Ah Meng” Kiilau Fu Sr. of Hanalei, Kaua‘i, passed away at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on April 8, 2012, at the age of 84.  He was born in Hanalei on December 10, 1927. He was a ranch foreman at Princeville Ranch (AMFAC).

He is preceded in death by parents, Lung Shak and Phoebe Fu; wife, Clara Fu; daughter, Charleen Kinney; sisters, Helen Hitchcock, Lillian Mundon, Emma Cummings; brothers, Harry and Lono Fu.

He is survived by sons, Wendall (Joanna) Fu, Kilauea and Edwin (Aleta) Fu, Jr., Kapa‘a; daughters, Edleen Kaui, Kapa‘a, Claradeen Fu, Hanalei, Helena Giltner, Wailua, Marleen (Iiams) Fu, Hanalei; companion, Linda Yadao, Kilauea; brother, Charlie Fu Sr.,Hanapepe; sisters, Hattie Baptiste, Florida, Ah Oui Pacheco, Oahu, Ah Lan (Naha), Kaneakua, O‘ahu, 22 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, April 21, at the old Hanalei Canoe Clubhouse at 10:30 a.m. Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements by Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary Koloa, Kaua‘i


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