Obituaries for Friday, June 1, 2018

Clyde Kazuo Tasaka

Clyde Kazuo Tasaka, 81, of Kapaa, passed away on May 12, 2018, at his home in Kapaa.

Born on Nov. 30, 1936 in Kilauea, he was a retired school teacher and counselor at Kapaa High School, and served in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by wife Margaret Tasaka, parents Kenichi and Asayo Tasaka, brother Vernon Tasaka, parents-in-law Asaichi and Isano Yasuda, and brother-in-law Wilfred Yasuda.

He is survived by daughter Toni (Pancho) Tasaka-Alapai of Wailua Houselots, grandson and best friend Jai Kazuo Aukake Alapai, step-grandchildren Maka‘ai Kahealani and Shea-Nainoa Alapai, sisters Winona (Tom) Yoshida of Oahu and Gladys “Shinae” Tasaka of Hanalei, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 2, at Garden Island Mortuary chapel in Lawai from 10 to 10:45 a.m., where services will be held at 11 a.m.

The family suggests casual attire and requests that flowers be omitted.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Judy Ann Yun Wah Manuel

Judy Ann Yun Wah Manuel, 67, of Kekaha, passed away on April 17, 2018, at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital.

Born on July 4, 1950, at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital, she was a food and beverage server.

She was preceded in death by husband Daryl Manuel, father Patrick Faustino Apilado, and brothers Abraham Apilado and Patrick W.Y. Apilado Sr.

She is survived by sons Jason (Shanlyn Parubrub) Apilado of Lihue and Justin (Marsha) Manuel of Kekaha, daughters Erika (Joshua) Manuel Burton of Kekaha and Shari Manuel of Kekaha, grandchildren Kaelin Manuel Burton, Brandee Burton, Brianna Mizumoto-Manuel, Cori Burton, Jayden Mizumoto-Manuel, Rylan Mizumoto-Manuel, Jenson Apilado, Jaycie Apilado, Taylor Apilado and Tisha Burton, mother Soon Ne Apilado, sisters Marilynn (Phil) Laker of Arizona and Suzanne (Tom) Novak of Arizona, and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Celebration of life services will be held on Sunday, June 3, at noon at Kekaha Neighborhood Center.

The family suggests casual attire.

Garden Island Mortuary is assiting the family with arrangements.

Calvin Seiji Fukushima

Calvin Fukushima of Lihue passed away peacefully at his home on May 10, 2018, at the age of 70. He was born on Feb. 1, 1948.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army who severed in Vietnam and was a carpenter with Hawaiian Dredging Waterfront Division.

He was preceded in death by parents Katsuyuki and Matsue Fukushima, twin brother Alvin Fukushima, in-laws Severino and Elizabeth Oyamot, and sister-in-law Helena Oyamot.

He is survived by wife Rowena Fukushima of Lihue, daughter Dawn (Kenneth) Cummings of Wailua Homesteads, step-daughters Lehua (Joe Kelling) Rabelas of Oahu and Jaime (Bryce Nakamura) Rabelas of Hanamaulu, grandchildren Keona Peahu, Kawananakoa Peahu, Kahinu Peahu, Kamuela Peahu, Kyary Cummings, Kaliyah Cummings and Brycen Nakamura, great-granddaughter Kaniela Peahu, brothers Dennis (Jerilyn) Fukushima, Bernard Fukushima, Eugene Noel Fukushima and Joy (Randall) Goto, sister-in-law Wenda (Charles) Moon, brothers-in-law Rodney (Josie) Oyamot, Mansfield (Noreen) Oyamot, Malcolm (Faith Melandish) Oyamot, Jonathan (Marietta) Oyamot and numerous aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 16, at the Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. with services beginning at 11 a.m. and interment to follow. The family is requesting that standing wreaths be omitted and welcomes flower lei.

Borthwick Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Shawn ‘Boo Bear’ Laniakea Schoenhardt

Shawn “Boo Bear” Laniakea Schoenhardt, age 3, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital, from complications following a seizure, surrounded by his mother and father.

He was born 14 weeks early at Kapiolani Women’s and Children’s Hospital on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 to Amber Alimboyoguen and Timothy Golden. His premature birth meant he faced many difficult medical challenges, each of which he fought with graceful determination. His beautiful personality and jovial laugh brought joy to all who met him and will live on through those who knew and love him.

He is survived by mother Amber Alimboyoguen, father Timothy Golden, older brother Temana Alimboyoguen, aunts Zanna Alimboyoguen and Saundra Schoenhardt, uncles Cullen Gutierrez, John Schoenhardt and Mark Harvey, and grandmothers Marie Acosta and Dezi Haasch.


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