Obituary for Monday, Jan. 30, 2017

• Cory ‘Snap’ Koichi Moritsugu

Cory ‘Snap’ Koichi Moritsugu

Cory “Snap” Koichi Moritsugu, 57, of Kekaha, passed away at his residence on Jan. 9. He was born in Los Angeles on June 7, 1959. He was a retired automotive inspector and mechanic.

He is survived by his son Bricen S. Moritsugu of Koloa and daughters Nadine M.L. (Michael S.) Park of Mililani, Oahu, and Keria Vandehey of Hanapepe.

He is also survived by his mother Ilona K. Moritsugu of Koloa; brothers Robin L. Moritsugu of Kapaa and Ross H. Moritsugu of Koloa; and former wife Corlis K. Moritsugu of Koloa.

Also surviving are grandchildren Emma K.C. Park and Nainoa K.K. Park, as well as aunts, uncles, numerous nieces, nephews,cousins, friends and companion Elizabeth Nani Sanay Pa‘ao‘ao.

He was preceded in death by his father Warren K. Moritsugu, sister Doreen C. (Rodney Young) Fernandez, grandparents Alice (John Jr.) Maglinti, Lono Fu and Henry K. and Mary F. Kawaguchi Moritsugu.

A celebration of life will be held on Jan. 31 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary Koloa. Visitation with the family begins at 10 a.m., and the service will begin at 11 a.m. The family suggests casual attire.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.


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