Obituaries for Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

Takayuki KimuraSteven M. Victorino

Takayuki Kimura

Takayuki “Taxi” Kimura of Kilauea, Kaua’i passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2013, at the age of 91 surrounded by family. He was born on April 1, 1922, in Kilauea, Kaua’i, worked for Kilauea Plantation and retired with the County of Kauai.

He was preceded in death by parents, Kuniyoshi and Sato Kimura; brothers, Kiyoshi Kimura; Yukio Kimura; Seiki Kimura; Tadayoshi Kimura and one great-grandson.

He is survived by his wife, Sally Pacheco Kimura; sons, Alan (Maile) Kimura; Don (Malia) Kimura; Karl (Corina) Kimura; Jan (Shaylyn) Kimura; Ted (Lisa) Kimura all of Kaua’i; daughters, Gale Kahao of O’ahu; Lori (Alan) Cadawas of Kaua’I; Jaymie Kimura-Kunimura of O’ahu; 19 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Machiko (Masaru) Kimura; brother, James (Sandra) Kimura; sister-in-law, Shizu Kimura; numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at St. Sylvester’s Catholic Church in Kilauea, Kaua’i Friends may visit with the family beginning at 8:30 a.m. with Mass celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

Kauai Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home assisted the Kimura family with arrangements.

Steven M. Victorino

Steven Maurice Victorino, 68, of Lihue passed away at his home, surrounded by his family, on October 12, 2013. He was born at 12:01 a.m. on January 1, 1945, in Lihue, Kauai. He was the first baby of the New Year for the State of Hawaii.  He retired from Hawaiian Airlines as a supervisor and also from Paradise Service Station as a manager. He recently held a temporary position at Kauai Community College as a campus security officer.

He was preceded in death by son, Steven M. Victorino, Jr. and father, Louis Victorino.

He is survived by his wife, Julie Victorino of Lihue; daughters, Tammi (Mark) Marchant of Wailua; Donna (Ray) Smith of Lihue; granddaughters, Chloe and Jessica Marchant; mother, Margaret Machado Victorino of Lihue; brothers, Ronald (Marie) Victorino, Sr., and Patrick (Sue) Victorino, Sr., both of Wailua; brother-in-law, LeRoy (Sandi) Silva of Colorado; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, October 26, 2013; at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kapaia from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. with Mass to be celebrated at 10 a.m.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa.


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