Obituaries for Friday, August 18, 2017

• Leslie Gae Lutao • Seth Takao Yamamoto • Pedro ‘Sonny’ Bacio • Debi Joy

Leslie Gae Lutao

Leslie Gae Lutao, 57 years old of Kaumakani, Kauai passed away on July 30, 2017, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born on Dec. 1, 1959, in Santa Monica, California.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Paul Huston.

Survived by her husband, Richard Lutao of Kaumakani; son, Jason Camarillo of Hanapepe; daughters, Shayna Camarillo of Waimea, Jessica Fuller of Hawaii Island, Selina Lutao of Kaumakani; grandchildren, Shaleia Apilado, Kaysen Apilado, Kayde Apilado, Kameron Apilado, Po’okela Camarillo, Xhayeani Camarillo, Xhailayah Camarillo, Oshyyn Niau, Lenjend Niau, Kawelo Lancaster, Kaua Lancaster, Jhiani Lancaster; mother, Shayna Cohen; father, George Woodring; brothers, Jerry Cohen of California, Jack Woodring of Texas, Phil Huston of Minnesota, Howard Huston of Missouri; sister, Mia Melle of California; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at Kauai Veterans cemetery in Hanapepe from 9 a.m. Where services will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Casual attire and omit flowers.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Seth Takao Yamamoto

Seth Takao Yamamoto of Kapaa passed away on Aug. 7, 2017, at the age of 33. He was born in Lihue, Kauai on June 5, 1984, and worked with the State of Hawaii.

Seth is survived by his wife, January Yamamoto; daughter, Olivia; son, Zebulun; parents, Leonard and Lillis Yamamoto; brother, Michael (Rian) Yamamoto; sisters, Liana (John) Genovese, Lenney (Jared) Diaz, Savannah (Tim) Yamamoto, Lilia (Morgen) Yamamoto; numerous aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private family services were held.

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

Pedro ‘Sonny’ Bacio

Pedro “Sonny” Bacio was born on Jan. 30, 1938, in Waimea. He peacefully passed away at his home in Waimea on Aug. 11, 2017, surrounded by his family. He is a retired Plantation Worker with Gay & Robinson. He spent his life enjoying fishing and spending time with those he held dear to him.

He was preceded in death by parents, Isidoro Bacio and Aquillina Bacio; sister, Lorraine Corbet, brother Rodney Bacio and Step-Daughter Catherine Parinas.

He is survived by his life time partner, Amancia Parinas of Waimea; daughter, Phrystal Bacio of Kalaheo; sisters, Josephine Brede of Anahola, Annette (Bert) Moriguchi of Kailua, Geraldine (William) Salsbury of Las Vegas; brothers, Fredrick (Momi) Bacio of Makaweli, Kurt (Nellie) Bacio of Makaweli; six grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

Services will be private and held at a later date.

Debi Joy

Debi Joy, 56, of Koloa passed away on Aug. 4, 2017. She was born on Sept. 15, 1960, in Marion, Indiana.

She was a realtor.

She is survived by her husband, Kevin Arnold; sons, Ridge Floria of San Diego, CA, Rad Kai Floria of Los Angeles, CA; her daughter, Raeshell Droullard of Seattle, WA; grandchildren, Kai Droullard, Rai Joy Droullard; parents, Walter and Joy Ridgway of St. Helena, CA; brothers, Kenneth Ridgway of Redcliffe, Australia, Derek Ridgway of St. Helena, CA; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held on Aug. 20, 2017, at Kauai Christian Fellowship in Koloa at 2 p.m.

Family requests casual attire. Flowers to be omitted.


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