Obituaries for Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Earl EdwardsEmerald Valeria

Earl Edwards

Earl George Edwards of Niumalu, Kauai passed away on April 14, 2014 at home at the age of 73. Born on August 14, 1940, in Beverly Hills, California. He was a graduate of Roosevelt High School on Oahu class of 1958. He was an Aeronautical Engineer by trade but his passion was building boats.

He is survived by Jacqueline Jaye Gardner and son Tim Edwards.

He was buried in Woodbine Cemetery in Puyallup, Washington on April 22, close to his mother and other family members.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014, 2 p.m. at his yard in Niumalu. 2500 Niumalu Road.  

Emerald Valeria

Emerald “Eme” Pikakehokumailani Sho Ko Valeria of Lihue passed away in Wilcox Memorial Hospital on April 25, 2014, at the age of 30. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on October 15, 1983 and was employed by Costco.

She is survived by her son, Maddox A. H. Domingo; mother, HenoHeno Valeria; five brothers, Brandon, Falcon, Pokii, Bo, Ikaika; two sisters, Pomai (Christopher) Burkart, Danielle (Jeffrey) Visitacion; numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of her life will be held at Poipu Beach Park, fronting Nukumoi’s, a potluch gathering, on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the Valeria family with arrangements.


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