Obituary for Monday, November 25, 2019

Miriam Ella Kanahele

Miriam Ella Kanahele passed away on Nov. 11, 2019, at home in Kekaha at the age of 59. She was born on Dec. 16, 1959.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by husband Tony K. Kanahele of Kekaha, sons Tyres K. (Jade) Kanahele of Kekaha and Silas K. Kanahele of Kekaha, daughter Trina K. Kanahele of Kekaha, six grandchildren, brother Melvin Kauwila Pahulehua Jr. of Kekaha, sister Gladys Lei Awapuhi Kahale of Kekaha, and by numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 26, at St. Paul Episcopal Church in Kekaha, with visitation at 10 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery.

The family assists casual attire and welcomes flowers.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Charles Blake Pereira

Charles Blake Pereira of Anahola passed away on Nov. 14, 2019, at Wilcox Medical Center, at the age of 90.

Born in Koloa on June 22, 1929, he was a retired sergeant in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by parents Philomen and Gloria Pereira, wife Jennie Pereira, son Philomen Pereira, and sisters Francis and Marie.

He is survived by daughters Gloria Rafael and Cheryle Panua, brothers Edwin Pereira amd Wilbert Pereira, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at St. Catherine Church in Kapaa, where visitation is at 8:30 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10 a.m.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.


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