Obituaries for Saturday, February 2, 2019

Jennifer Barone Uilani ‘Germo’ Rodriguez

Jennifer Barone Uilani “Germo” Rodriguez, 56, passed away on Dec. 3, 2018, on Oahu. She was born April 17, 1963 on Oahu. She retired from the customer service industry.

She was preceded in death by mother Carol Dean Ululani Kaleimamahu Germo and aunty Flo Kaleimamahu.

She is survived by husband Louis Rodriguez Jr. of Lihue, daughter Tisha Leilani Germo Rodriguez (Ryan Bodnar and Little Man) of Oahu, brother Billy Richie, sister-in-law Dina Richie and nieces Christina, Kimberley and Ruby and nephew Joshua, sisters Tina Kuupio Germo and niece Kuupio of Anahola, Tobbie Kunani Tuttle and brother-in-law Steve Tuttle and nieces Tori, Maile and Kunani, of Anahola, sister Naomi Kekaulani Germo Defries, sister-in-law Malia Defries (and niece Natasha and nephew Nathan) of Anahola, and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and godchildren, hanai daughters, sons and grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 23, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Lihue Ward, with viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. and services from 11 a.m. to noon, with lunch and celebration to follow. The family suggests casual attire and welcomes flowers.

A paddle out and spreading of ashes will be held on Oahu on a later date.

Ballard Family Moanalua is assisting the family with arraignments.

Stanley Igawa

Stanley Igawa, 82, passed away on Jan. 1, 2019. He was born on March 17, 1936 in New Mill Japanese Camp. He was a business owner and served in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by parents Noboru and Kaoru Igawa, brothers Arthur and Benjamin Igawa, and sister Alice Joerns.

He is survived by wife Leatrice Igawa, son Vance Igawa of Kauai, daughter Kristine Igawa of Oregon, sister Helen Yamamoto of California, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private services were held. The family graciously declines any monetary gifts.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

David George Akre

David George Akre was born on Sept. 1, 1955, in Bellingham, Washington, to Earl and Norma Akre. He passed away unexpectedly Jan. 16, 2019, in Kalaheo.

He is survived by wife Julie, son Bryce, daughter Kelli (Arin Smith), grandchildren Lillian, Makaila and Alexander Akre, and several nieces and nephews.

He married his high school sweetheart, and they contributed their 42-year marriage to their love for each other and faith in God. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.

They called Kauai and the Pacific Northwest their home. He was a genuine, caring and compassionate man who became friends with whomever he met. He was always willing to lend a hand and share his skill of carpentry with others. He enjoyed sports, being on the water, fishing, diving and spending time with the ones he loved. He will be truly missed by all.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Roseline Lokalia Tremaine

Roseline Lokalia Tremaine, 78, of Kekaha, passed away on Jan. 29, 2019. She was born on Aug. 24, 1940, and was a retired produce manager.

She was preceded in death by parents Maha Leoiki and Florence Kapule, son John Kaena Tremaine III, brother Rosedale “Brudoah” Leoiki, sister Eileen Ululani Malama, and former husband John K. Tremaine Jr.

She is survived by sons Jaeson Tremaine of Maui and Kaimana Tremaine of Kauai, daughter Jaedene Waiala (Eric) Kajiwara of Kauai, grandchildren Tiani (Ivan) Kajiwara, Jaime (Lynnette) Kajiwara, Taira “Banana” (Roger) Kajiwara and John (Kanoe) Lyman-Tremaine, great-grandchildren Waianuhea, Kawahine Pueo and Tiare Heualihau, brothers Robert (Boobie) Leoiki of Kauai and Rodney Charman Leoiki of Kauai, sisters Pinky Malama of Kauai, Sharon Maha of Kauai and Lolly Malama of Kauai, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Garden Island Mortuary chapel in Lawai from 3 p.m., where services will be celebrated at 4 p.m. The family suggests casual attire.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.


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