Obituaries for Friday, August 22, 2014

• Thomas Leines • Elizabeth Punohu • Shirley Grover • Herbert Case • Scott Ishii • Pacita Agan

Thomas Leines

Thomas Patrick Sakae Hanalani Leines of Kapaa passed away at Kapiolani Medical Center on August 11, 2014. He was born in Honolulu on July 30, 2014.

He is survived by his parents, Joshua and Jennifer Leines of Kapaa; brother, Gavin Leines; paternal grandmother, Mary Leines of Minnesota; maternal grandmother, Sharon Contrades of Kapaa; maternal grandparents, Deacon Thomas and Jackie Contrades of Wailua Homesteads; maternal great-grandmother, Alice Hatakeyama of Kapaa; numerous aunties, uncles and cousins.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at St. Raphael’s Church with visitation from 8:00 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Burial to follow.

Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary and Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Elizabeth Punohu

Elizabeth Kananiokahome Punohu “Queenie”, of Lihue, passed away at the age of 79. She retired from the Kaua’i Westin, which is now called the Kaua’i Marriott Resort.

She is survived by her son, Clayton Jay Punohu of Lihu’e, Kaua’i, her sisters Gloria Sui-Fukumitsu of Ewa, O’ahu, Jeanette Mendonca of Lihu’e, Kaua’i, and numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

A celebration of her life will be held at the Lihue Jesus Christ of Latter Saints Church from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 30th. Private burial service at a later date.

Shirley Grover

Shirley Ann Grover of Kapaa, Hawaii passed away at home on August 6, 2014, at the age of 85. She was born in Elmira, New York on January 9, 1929, and retired as an Electronics Assembler with Ithaco Corporation.

She is survived by six daughters, Nancy Grover of Kapaa, Sherry Krusen of Las Vegas, Peggy Grover of Pennsylvania, Rose Oshorn of New York, Ellen Heldt of Alabama, Alyce Stratton of New York; three sons, Mike Krusen of New York, Francis Richardson of Florida, John Grover of Texas and numerous grandchildren.

Services will be held in New York.

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

Herbert Case

Herbert Brewster Case of Poipu passed away on July 31, 2014 at the age of 92. Born on August 9, 1921 in Hollywood California, he was a U.S. Merchant Marine WWII Veteran. Retired from Civil Service and worked at Port Allen on Navy retrieval boats.

Preceded in death by his wife Mary, brother Everett, of Kalaheo, sister Charlotte of Oregon.

He is survived by his sons, Jeff Case of Hilo and Gary Case of Poipu. Grandchildren, Maile Lambeth of Honolulu & Tia Anthony Case of Hilo. 4 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 10:00 a.m. at Poipu Beach Park.

Scott Ishii

Scott Saturo Ishii of of Koloa, 58, passed away at home on August 19, 2014. He was born on September 19, 1955 in Koloa, Kauai.

He is survived by his mother, Yoshino Ishii of Lihue, brother, Patrick (Kathy) Ishii of Koloa, sister, Sheila (David) Hoota of Oahu, and numerous nieces and nephews.

No Services. Scattering of ashes will be held at a later date.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Pacita Agan

Pacita Agan of Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii passed away on August 4, 2014 at the age of 94. Born on November 15, 1919 in Naalehu, Hawaii. She was a housekeeper for Waiohi.

Preceded in death by her daughter, Diana Agan, sons, Raymond Jr. (Connie) Agan, Stanley Agan, Daniel Agan, grand children, Keanna (AJ Ramos), Donovan (Casey), Adrian, Brandon (Darian), Stanley Jr., Reynold (Dolly), Patrick (Maricel) Derreck, Darin (Ding), Reygin (Dennis Rull), great grandchildren, Avory, Ryder, Auden, Taj, Elijah, Derek, Ashton, special family members, Barbara, Mary, Steffanie, Tanya, Numerous nieces & nephews.

Celebration of Life was private.

Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary


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