Obituary for Feb. 4, 2016

• Erlinda A. Banquel

Erlinda A. Banquel

Erlinda “Linda” Susan Acoba Banquel of Ele’ele passed away at Kaua’i Veteran’s Memorial Hospital at the age of 66. Born on November 28, 1949 on O’ahu at Kapiolani, she was a retired school teacher with Waimea High School.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Antonio Acoba and Yukio Oyakawa.

Linda is survived by her husband, Robert Banquel; sons, Ki Banquet of Kaua’i, Hawai’i and Jordan Banquet of Las Vegas; two grandchildren, Lanakila Gushiken-Banquel and Makani Gushiken-Banquel of Kaua’i; and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorial services will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel in Lawai. Interment will take place at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Veteran’s Cemetery in Hanapepe.

Aloha attire is suggested and flowers are welcomed.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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