Obituaries for Friday, July 6, 2018

Caroline Barretto

Caroline Barretto, 76, of Keapana, passed away on July 1, 2018, at Wilcox Medical Center.

Born on July 27, 1941 in Koloa, she was preceded in death by children Clyde DeCosta, Shirley and Leroy Barretto, and parents Albert and Beatrice Almeida.

She is survived by husband John F. Barretto Sr., sons John F. (Amanda) Barretto Jr. and Willis (Harriet) Kauakahi Sr., daughter Winifred Kauakahi, sisters Alberta Paris of Honolulu and Lorraine Kakalia of San Francisco, 15 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, July 6, at St. Catherine Church in Kapaa from 9 to 9:45 a.m., where Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Catherine Church Cemetery.

The family suggests casual attire.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Darrell Brian Pundyke

Darrell Brian Pundyke, 60, of Hanamaulu, passed away at home on June 20, 2018. He was born in Lihue on Feb. 10, 1958, and was the proprietor of Kauai Mobile Steam Cleaning and DP Nursery.

He was preceded in death by brother John Pundyke.

He is survived by wife Penlois “Penny” Pundyke, children Darrell (Delilah) Pundyke Jr. of Eleele, Jabrielle (Dean) Richarde of Kahili Mountain and Shawn (Jolene) Pundyke of Hanamaulu, father John Pundyke Jr. of Kapahi, mother Eleanor (Melvin) Wilson of Wailua Homesteads, grandchildren Leiani (Keith) Pimental, Kapena Pimental, Pulelehua Pundyke, Kealohi Pundyke and Anuhea Pundyke, siblings Darlene (Howard) Ramos of Lihue, Brenda Vidinha of Anahola, Bradley Pundyke of Wailua Homesteads and Tammy (Sterling) Oana of Las Vegas, best buddy Shadow, and numerous aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, July 7, at Lihue First Church, 4320 Nawiliwili Road, with visitation from 9 a.m. and services celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Lei are welcome for the memorial tree of lei.

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

N. Vic ‘Voodoo’ Llanes

N. Vic “Voodoo” Llanes passed away on June 15, 2018.

He worked at King Auto Center, Aloha Kia and Voodoo’s Cleaning.

He is survived by wife Renee Llanes, children Koa, Lily and Squiggy, and father Victor Llanes Sr.

He was preceded in death by mother Maria Llanes.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, July 15, at the north end of Kealia Beach from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens &Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Takako Uno Ishikawa

Takako Uno Ishikawa, 84, of Hanapepe, passed away on June 19, 2018, at Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital.

Born on Dec. 26, 1933, in Kapiolani, Oahu, she was a housewife, teacher, orchid farmer and lei maker. She loved doing her crossword puzzles, other puzzles, reading books, watching University of Hawaii sports and sewing. She was loving, thoughtful, generous, cherished, supportive, humorous, “so cute,” cheerful and humble.

She was preceded in death by husband Ralph Ishikawa, son Ian Ishikawa, and parents Masao and Midori Uno.

She is survived by sons Wade (Grace) Ishikawa of Hanapepe and Robert (Donna) Ishikawa of Hanapepe, daughter Lynn (Craig) Hayashi of Hanapepe, grandchildren Tracie (Lindsy) Ibara, Bryan Hayashi, Christopher Ishikawa and Tori Ann Ishikawa, step-grandchildren Shelcie Kailikini, Kevin Kailikini and Travis Kailikini, great-grandchildren Bradley Hayashi and Kenzo Ibara, step-great-grandchildren Jordyn Fune, Justin Fune, Bronson Kailikini, Kaulawena Kailikini, Ha‘aheo Kailikini, Logan Kailikini and Noah Kailikini, sisters Ethel Nishi of Oahu and Ann Inouye of California, sister-in-law Betty Matsukawa of Lihue, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private services were held.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.


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