Obituaries for Friday, April 24, 2015

• Mathew Brown • Frances Fu

Mathew Brown

Mathew Ronald Brown of Kapaa passed away at home on April 18, 2015, at the age of 46.

He was born in Ingelwood, California on April 19, 1968, and was employed by Lawrence Carpet Service Inc. as a Flooring Installer.

He is survived by his mother and her husband, Judy Brown and Fred Lawrence; sisters, Jhana Brown of California, Bethany (Lance) Peterman and nephews, Ponyboy and Darius Peterman of Oregon.

His father, Michael Charles Kayser; brother, Michael Morton of Oahu; sisters, Meagan Kayser of Idaho, Morgana Kayser Probst of California; adoptive father, Kenneth Lee Brown of Nevada along with many family members both biological and chosen worldwide.

A celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Kalapaki Beach Park from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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

Frances Fu

Frances Pavao Fu of Anahola, Kauai , Hawaii, passed away at home on March 31, 2015, at the age of 78. Born on Kauai, Frances was a retired Anahola preschool teacher.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lono Fu; son, Lanning Joseph Fu; parents, Phillip and Rose Pavao; brother, Phillip Pavao, Jr. and grandson, Justin Duque as well as great- grandson, Kaimana Duque.

Frances is survived by her daughters; Lissa Fu, Lona Duque (Harry Brown), Lani (Darrin) Gomes. Lynn Leong, Leilani (Kip) Furugen; sons, Lance (Roni) Fu, Vernon (Lynn) Fu; sisters; Dolores Soto, Patricia (Phillip) Kamakea, brother, Patrick (Karen) Pavao as well as numerous grandchildren & great grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday April 25, 2015 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary Chapel at 9:30 AM, followed by a service to celebrate her life at 10:30AM. Family suggests casual attire with a hint of red.

Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary; Koloa, Kauai. Aloha….


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