Obituaries for Nov. 20

Eugene Keith Jimenez

Eugene Keith Jimenez, 71, of Omao, passed away on Nov. 15, 2018 at his home.

Born on Feb. 1, 1947, he was a retired housing administrator and with the 82nd Airborne.

He is preceded in death by his father Eugenio Jimenez and sister Rowena Tachibana.

He is survived by his wife, Lorraine Jimenez of Omao; sons, James (Shanlee) Jimenez of Lihue, Timothy Jimenez of Kalaheo; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; mother, Pacita Jimenez of Lihue; brothers, Mark (Madi) Jimenez of Poipu and Ryan (Regina) Jimenez of Wailua; and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at Lihue Christian Church from 9 a.m. Services will be at 10 a.m.

Casual attire and no flowers, please.

Lydia Ramson Kawaihalau

Lydia Ramson Kawaihalau, 82, of Kapaa, passed away on Nov. 12, at her home.

Born on Nov. 10, 1936 in Kapahi, she was a retired custodian with Kapaa High School.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Adam and Mary Ramson; husband Harry H. “Kuulei” Kawaihalau, Jr.; and brother Adam “Gilbert” Ramson.

She is survived by her sons, Owen (Debbie) Kawaihalau of Kapaa, and Harry H. Kawaihalau, III of Oahu; daughters, Pamela (Robert) Mendes of Kapaa, Carolyn (Ipu) Liliu of Waianae, Crystal Bandmann of Kapaa, Viola “Ola” (Keith Alejo) and Kawaihalau-Alejo of Kapaa; and 25 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great great grandchild; brother, Peter “Harvey” (Robin) Ramson of Kapaa; sisters, Mary “Lorraine” (James Higa) Cadawas of Kapaa and Yolanda “Lani” Kaleohi of Anahola; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday Nov. 21, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary chapel in Koloa from 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. where services will be celebrated at 11 am. Burial to follow at Lihue cemetery.

Casual attire, please.


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