Obituary for Monday, January 14, 2019

Albert Santos Silva

Albert Santos Silva, 92, of Omao, passed away on Jan. 4, 2019, at his home.

Born on July 31, 1926 in Koloa, he was a maintenance man with the state of Hawaii Department of Transportation Airports Division at the Lihue Airport.

He was preceded in death by wife Margaret Chandler Silva, son Silas Silva, daughter Claudette Silva, and parents Frank and Mathilda Silva.

He is survived by sons Elias “Kaipo” (Donna) Silva of Omao and Isaac “Koa” (Deana) Silva of Omao, seven grandchildren, one great-grandchild, sister Marie Silva Costa of California, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, Jan. 18, at St. Raphael Church in Koloa from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., where Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe.

The family suggests casual attire.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.


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