Obituaries for Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Venida Constantino

Venida Constantino passed away on May 13, 2020, in Hanapepe, at the age of 76. She was born on Oct. 15, 1943, in Pangasinan, Philippines. She was retired.

She is survived by husband Benedicto Constantino, sons Alfredo (Jossie) Constantino of Hanapepe, Orlando (Prescila) Constantino of Lihu‘e, Fernando (Fran) Constantino of ‘Ele‘ele and Carlos (Lori) Constantino of Honolulu, daughter Nida (Jason) Sunada of ‘Ele‘ele, grandchildren Freddy Constantino, Jocelyn Constantino, Mariagene (Ian) Constantino, Clarilyn (Daniel) Ishida, Michelle (Keoni Koslowski) Constantino, Brian Constantino, Benson Constantino, Cheynne Constantino, Kassie Sunada, Kylan Constantino, Ryan Constantino and Katelyn Constantino, great-grandchildren Kapono, Tiffany, Malia, Junior, MJ, Kepa, Freddrik, Princess, Jesmei, Huburt, Bentley, Jinson, Nicholas, Dariyen, Naiyah, Freya, Branson and Clara.

A talk story session is Saturday, June 6, from 9 to 10 a.m., at Garden Island Mortuary,with a celebration of life to follow.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Davin Jasen Koerte

Davin Jasen Koerte passed away on May 8, 2020 in Kapa‘a, at the age of 34. He was born on Dec. 10, 1985 in Tucson.

He was preceded in death by father David Koerte Jr., grandmother Concepion Medina, paternal grandfather David Koerte and maternal grandparents Joseph and Beatrice Medina.

He is survived by fiancée Blazey Dee of Kapa‘a, mother Marlow Koerte of Wailua, brothers Michael (Lu) Koerte of Kekaha and David Koerte III of Las Vegas, sister Tina Marie Silva of Koloa, and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A talk story session is from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at Garden Island Mortuary, with a celebration of life at 5 p.m.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Betty Jane ‘BJ’ Rapozo

Betty Jane “BJ” Rapozo, 56, of Kapa‘a, passed away on May 29, 2020, at her home. She was born in Lihu‘e on May 28, 1964, and worked at sales for Healthy Hut.

She was preceded in death by parents Albert and Genevieve Rapozo.

She is survived by son Brandon (Tiana) Wong, daughter Whitney (Bryce Hashimoto) Wong, siblings Helen Rapozo, Deborah (Dennis) Blackford and Nancy (Roy Higa) Rapozo, granddaughters Briana, Tiabre, and Brynne Wong, Braylie and Khloie Wong-Hashimoto, nephew Kiley Momohara, nieces Sierra and Shawna (TJ) Blackford, hanai family Trudy, Kelly, Kelston, Ehu, Twinkie and Kitty Kat Desilva, Healthy Hut family Scott, Joseph and Monique, and dedicated Hospice family Dr. Nancy Long and nurses Juliana and Elsie.

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

Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.


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