Obituaries for June 26, 2016
Angel Gregory Aranio
Angel Gregory Aranio of Omao passed away on June 7, 2016, at the age of 62.
His is survived by his girlfriend, Mona Costa; son Kalani Duarte; daughter Michelle (Jeremiah) Banks; son Greg (Tiffany) Aranio; and nine grandchildren.
His celebration of life will be held on July 2, 2016, at 10 a.m. at Poipu Beach Park, potluck style, BYOB.
Family requests casual attire.
Arrangements were handled by Kauai Memorial Gardens.
Diane Louise Carvalho Olores
A native of Kauai, Diane Louise Carvalho Olores was born on Jan. 29, 1951, to Hilda and Raymond Carvalho.
She later moved to Kahului, Maui, where she met her husband, Tony Olores. They lived a happy life until her unexpected passing on May 27, 2016.
She is survived by her husband, Tony, along with her children, Staci Pula of Nevada, Preston Bitancor and Isha Carvalho of Maui, and her three grandchildren, Chrislyn Rendon, Clayton Rendon Jr. and Gavin Pula of Nevada. Her siblings are Robert Steven Barretto (Norma Baretto) of Kapaa, Richard Carvalho of Oregon, Manuel Carvalho of Kapaa and Robert Delabitoria (Kellie Delabitoria) of Oregon.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016, at St. Catherines Cemetery, Kapaa, at 9 a.m. Celebration of Life to follow at Hanamaulu Beach Park, main pavilion at 12 p.m.
Brian F. Lopes
Brian F. Lopes, 50, passed peacefully surrounded by his wife and children at Straub Hospital on June 19, 2016. He was born in Kailua, Oahu, on Oct. 2, 1965.
Brian is preceded in death by his father, Frank Lopes Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Michelle; his eight children, Tyler Lopes of Arizona, Jordan Lee of Koloa, Bradley Lopes of Arizona, Kapono Lopes of Hau’ula, Kaina Christian of Kapaa, Kamaile Lopes of Hau’ula, Kelani Griep of Kapaa and Nainoa Lopes of Hau’ula; mother Maureen Lopes of Lihue; sisters Deanne “Candy” (Mike) Lind of Wailua Homesteads, Sheri (Tom) Maier of Washington, Roxanne (Dave) Daugherty of California, Maile (Ira) Silva of Lihue; and brother Darin (Marie) Lopes of Lihue.
A celebration of life will be held on July 7, 2016, at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary at 3168 Poipu Rd., Koloa. Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Services start at 10 a.m. with burial to follow at Kalapaki Bay Memorial Park.
Patricia Warren Bickel
Patricia Warren Bickel died at her daughter’s home in Gypsum, Colorado, on June 15, 2016, at the age of 88. She was born on March 26, 1928, in Arlington, Massachusetts, and lived in Hawaii for 50 years, first in Honolulu, then in Kona on the Big Island, then on Kauai. She was preceded in death by her son, Scott Warren Bickel, and by her husband, George Philip Bickel.
Pat married in 1948 and was a devoted homemaker and a loving companion to Phil until he died in 2012.
She is survived by her daughters, Lindsay (Greg) Kamm of Lihue and Cinthia (Bill) Walker of Colorado; sister, Priscilla Samoiloff of Massachusetts; grandchildren Noel (Chase) Seibert of California, Max Kamm of Honolulu, Kacy (Chris) Smerke of Oregon, and Jeffrey Walker of Massachusetts; and great- grandchildren Owen Seibert, Henry Seibert and Milo Smerke.
A private service will be held at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific for Pat and Phil, who was a wartime officer in the Navy.
Patricia Scott Horton
Patricia Scott Horton of Kekaha, Kauai, formerly of Honoka’a, Hawaii, died on June 20, 2016 at age 82.
Born on May 18, 1934, she was born in Honolulu, Oahu. She was an accounts payable clerk for Mauna Kea Beach Hotel.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Ada Gentry.
She is survived by daughters, Barbara (Sid) Kini of Kauai and Beverly (Richard) Lavens, Kauai; son, Douglas (Yvette) Horton of Kauai; brother, Ritchie (Mary) Gentry of California and Jock (Jolene) Gentry of Hawaii; sister, Helen Coffman of Kauai; eight grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Celebration of Life will be Saturday, July 2, 2016, at Kekaha Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses; visitation 10:30 a.m.; service at 11:30 a.m.
Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa, Kauai.