Obituary for Saturday, May 27, 2017

• Barney Mateo

Barney Mateo

Barney Mateo passed away at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital on April 29, 2017, at the age of 84.

He was a U.S Army veteran and a retired County of Kauai Planning Department inspector.

He was preceded in death by his sister Carmen Bostick.

He is survived by his wife Jane Mateo, daughters Janil (Keola) Ke of Kauai, Leiko (Vince) Bedoya of Oahu and Pam (Chris) Patrinos of Oahu, brother Ben (Bea) Mateo of California, sisters Mary (Ritchie) Gentry of California, Rose Michael of Kauai and Youngie (Dean) Akita of California, three grandchildren and numerous nieces and newphews.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 3, at the Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe. Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. with services to follow at noon. Burial will be held at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.

The family suggests casual attire.


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