Obituary for April 12, 2016

Obituary for April 12, 2016

Kiyoshi ‘Punky’ Tanabe

Kiyoshi “Punky” Tanabe, 82, of Eleele passed away on April 10, 2016. He was a retired gardener for the Allerton Gardens.

He is survived by his sister, Mary Ho; brothers, Mikio Tanabe and Fred (Janice) Tanabe; brother-in-law, William Blaine and nieces and nephews.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date. The family graciously requests no koden, flowers and gifts.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, send us an email.