Obituaries for May 5, 2016

• Devin Fitzpatrick • Mary Jane Lake • Mitchell Nacua

Devin Fitzpatrick

Devin Fitzpatrick passed away on April 16, 2016 at the age of 23. He was born March 31, 1993 on Kauai.

He graduated from Kapaa High School and he worked as a tile setter with his father.

He is preceded in death by his Grandfather, Daniel Fitzpatrick, Grandmother, Romy Leah, Grandfather, Arthur Wills & Grandmother Sue Wills.

He is survived by his mother, Holy Fitzpatrick; father, Sean Fitzpatrick; brothers, Danny Fitzpatrick and Pono Fitzpatrick.

His celebration of life will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Waipa.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted with the arrangements.

Mary Jane Lake

Mary Jane Lake of Lihue, Kaua’i passed away at the age of 85 on April 29, 2016 in Lihue. Born on Dec.18, 1930, she was a retired nurses aide.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Silva; first husband, Arthur Fernandes; second husband, John K. Lake; sister, Gladys Ruth; and brothers, Raymond and Jerry Silva.

Mary Jane is survived by her sons, Douglas (Sheri) Lake of Georgia and Curtis Lake of Florida; daughters, Kathleen (Alan) Cruzada of Oregon, Noreen (Russell) Bardago of Wailua, Suzanne (Johnny) Caberto of Lihue, and Ramona Lake of Wailua; eleven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; brother, Ronald (Janet) Silva of Wailua; sisters, Ida (Bill) Porteous of California and Charlotte (Danny) Lum of California; and numerous aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Celebration of her Life will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016 at Holy Cross Church. Visitation will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. with Mass to follow. Internment will take place at the Kaua’i Veteran’s Cemetery in Hanapepe.

The family requests casual attire and flowers are welcomed.

John 14:6 Jesus said “I am the way, the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.”

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Mitchell Nacua

Mitchell Nacua, 66 year old male, of Kekaha, Kauai passed away on April 24, 2016 at his home.

Born on Sept. 21, 1949, in Lihue, Kauai he was a cook.

Preceded in death by his parents Pedro and Inez Nacua; Brother, Constancio Nacua; two sisters, Josephine Fodran and Margo “Alberta” Baird; Brother, Steven Nacua.

Survived by his sisters, Roselina Molique, Bernadette “Bernie” Nunes, Jolene Valente-Witt; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, May 6, 2016 at Kauai Veterans Cemetery Pavilion where services will be celebrated at 10 am.

Arrangements were handled by Borthwick/Kauai Mortuary.


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