Alan Gerardo was born on June 15, 1958, in Lihue. He passed away peacefully in his home in Ridgecrest, California at age 60 on Feb. 2, 2019. Chief Alan Gerardo served in the United States Navy and also worked for the navy as a civil servant. He retired after 24 years.
Alan was preceded in death by his parents James and Mary Gerardo and sisters Marylyn Gerardo and Kathy Louis.
He is survived by his wife Marites Gerardo; children, Kari Momi (Bryan Rapsholdt) Gerardo, Lori (Zef Perales) Long, Christine (Joven) Haramura, Sophia Dame, Brian Dame; six grandchildren, James, Jordyn, Jaylin, Chimera, Serenity, Jareth; his siblings, Joyce (Terry) Daligdig, James K Gerardo, Alison (Clayton) Silva, Brenda (Rey) Coloma, Brian (Shanell) Gerardo Sr.; brother-in-laws, Mathew Louis Sr., Jerry Aquias; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services, including military rites were held at Saint Ann Church in Ridgecrest, California, on Feb. 16, 2019.
A celebration of life with Prayer Service is planned for Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Hanamaulu Beach Park at 10 a.m.
The family requests no wreaths, sprays, bouquets, only leis and loose flowers.
Neil Kalani Sadora
Neil Kalani Sadora passed away on May 18, 2019, in Sacramento, California. He was born on Feb. 18, 1970, in Lihue. Kalani loved to cook and was employed at various eating establishments in Hawaii and California.
He is preceded in death by paternal grandparents Loreto and Maxima Sadorra and maternal grandparents Eusebio and Estephania Afaga.
He is survived by parents Greg and Goni Sadora; brother Greg (Nani) Sadora; sisters, Cheryl (Glenn) Belisle, Stephanie (Stacy) Iwasaki; nieces, Shaunte Sadora, Shyanne Sadora; nephews, Kaiea Iwasaki, Kanoa Iwasaki, Keala Iwasaki, Skyler Sadora; numerous uncles, aunties, and cousins.
A celebration of life will be held at Immaculate Conception Church on June 22, 2019; visitation at 8 to 9:45 a.m.; services at 10 a.m.
Leis are welcome.