Obituaries for Thurday, Feb. 16, 2017

• Anthony J. Chandler • Lawrence A. Rudolfo, Sr. • Vern Sanford White • Eric Vaughn Cannon

Anthony J. Chandler

Anthony J. Chandler of Waimea, Kauai passed away on Feb 2, 2017, at Kauai Care Center at the age of 88. He was born on March 30, 1928, in Wainiha, Kauai, Hawaii. He was a HVAC mechanic for Bendix at NASA Hawaii Tracking Station and known as the local A/C and appliance mechanic.

He is preceded in death by his father, William Chandler, mother, Roselina Chandler, sisters, Angeline (William) Texeira, Elizabeth (Raymond) Awana, Roseline (Ipo) Andrade, Agnes Chandler, Lucy (Leonard) Espinueva, Mary (Albert) Silva; brothers, Silas (Ivy) Chandler, William (Julia) Chandler, John (Alice) Chandler, Francis (Elizabeth) Chandler, Leo (Isabella) Chandler, Michael (Merrilee) Chandler and grandson Shendon “Matt” Taniguchi.

Anthony is survived by his brother Thomas “Kaipo” (Kit) Chandler; wife Juanita Chandler; daughters Catherine, Susan (Damien), Leona (Ash), Michelle, Jannai, Chanel (Tony) Chandler; sons Anthony, Jr. (Susan), Aaron (Connie), Anson, Alton (Joycelynn) Chandler; grandchildren Toni, Summer, Leinani, Oniki Malina, Troy, Sanoe Chandler, Sheldon Taniguchi, Haku Barriga, Kanoe, Kana’i Carveiro, Kaina Dusenberry, Kala’e Holt, A’alona, Pomai, Alaka’i Chandler, Adam Chandler, Jayden Chandler-Harper, Joshua Lazaro, Hi’ilei, Napua Chandler and numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Service will be held on Saturday, Feb 18, 2017, at Waimea Sacred Hearts Church with visitation at 8 a.m., and Mass beginning at 10:30 a.m. Burial will take place after Mass at the Hanapepe Public Cemetery followed by a celebration of life at Waimea Sacred Hearts Church.

Aloha attire is suggested. Flowers and leis are welcome.

Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa, Kauai.

Lawrence A. Rudolfo, Sr.

Lawrence A. Rudolfo, Sr., 94 years old of Lihue, Kauai passed away on Feb. 10, 2017, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital.

Born on Aug. 6, 1922, in Binalonan, Panhasinan, Philippines he was a retired Real Investor and Businessman.

He is survived by his wife Gloria Tomboc Rudolfo, 4) daughters: Lori-Ann, Leah, Lila & Lisel, 6) sons: Lawrence Jr., Lesley, Lanbert, Larson, Lenning & Mark & numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren.

Friend may visit with the family on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Immaculate Conception Church from 8 to 9:45 a.m. Where Mass will be celebrated at 10 am. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.

Vern Sanford White

Vern Sanford White of Lihue passed away at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital on Feb. 9, 2017, at the age of 60. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on Dec. 10, 1956. He was a United States Army Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran and retired and a Machinist.

Preceded in death by his mother, Trina Gallardo and wife, Tracy White.

Vern is survived by his father, Carl White, sisters, Karen Poland, Dawna Krafft; brother, Cliff White; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Aloha Church with services beginning at 1 p.m. with Military Honors at 1:30 p.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Eric Vaughn Cannon

Eric Vaughn Cannon of Kapaa passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 9, 2017, at the age of 26. He was born in Concord, New Hampshire on March 16, 1990, and moved to Kauai 10 days later. He was a Ju Jitsu Instructor for the next generation of New Breed Ju Jitsu in Kapaa.

Eric is survived by his mother, Marcia McPhail; father, Kenneth Cannon; brother, Neil (Andrea) Cannon; sisters, Jessica (John) Frabotta and Heather (Kevin) Kessler; nieces and nephews, Maverick Cannon, Aryannah Frabotta, Kaytlyn Frabotta, Bearet Frabotta, Kipp Kessler and Kenzy Kessler.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Kealia Beach at 10 a.m. A celebration luncheon will be followed at noon, across Kealia Beach North end.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.


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