Obituaries for Friday, June 26, 2020

Alfred ‘Yoshi’ Henry Kalani Ehiku‘Onalani Harada

Alfred “Yoshi” Henry Kalani Ehiku‘Onalani Harada, 77, of Wainiha, passed away at home on June 15, 2020. He was born in Lihue on May 31, 1943, and retired from Princeville Golf Course as the Superintendent and also a taro farmer.

Yoshi was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth “Nani” Harada; son Alfred Henry Harada.

Yoshi is survived by his two granddaughters, Shana-Lee Boro-Harada, Sierra-Lynn (Pohaku) Stone; great-grandson Kalani Orozco-Harada; hanai daughter Duchess Boro; sister Lily “Mieko” (Afuk) Tai-Hook; brother Ray “Bull” Harada; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of his life will be announced at a later date.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Michael Joseph Vidinha

Michael Joseph Vidinha, 80, of Pakala Camp, passed away at home on June 20, 2020. He was born in ‘Ele‘ele on March 27, 1940, and retired as a Plumber from Gay & Robinson Plantation. He was a volunteer of Kaua‘i Alu Like Kupuna Program and a Deacon of Waimea United Church of Christ.

Michael was preceded in death by his beloved wife Leonora Vidinha, son Mason Jon Vidinha, father John Vidinha, Sr., mother Elizabeth Moniz-Sorge, brother John Vidinha, Jr.

Michael is survived by his children Martin (Cindy) Vidinha, Perle “Pua” Kaholokula, Mark (Patti) Vidinha, Michael “Jimmy” Vidinha, 13 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, sister Rose Dahle, brothers Kahu Wayne (Phyllis) Vidinha, Harold (Wendy) Vidinha, Leslie “Chala” Vidinha, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of his life will be held on Monday, July 6, 2020, at Waimea United Church of Christ with visitation from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. with services to follow.

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

Gary Masao Inouye

Gary Masao Inouye passed away on June 14, 2020, in Kalaheo, at the age of 80. He was born on May 5, 1940, in Makaweli. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and retired a sales person.

Gary was preceded in death by father Masato Inouye; mother Masako (Betty) Shemei Inouye; daughter Charity Hope; sister Eunice Au.

Gary is survived by daughter Elizabeth Fan (Jack) of Palatine, Illinois; grandchild Caden Thomas; sisters Linda Chang of Pearl City, Sandra Erickson of Edmonds, Washington; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private services to be held at a later date.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Terrance Emetario Kalae Castillo

Terrance Emetario Kalae Castillo passed away on June 14, 2020, at home at the age of 64. He was born on March 21, 1956, in Waimea. He was an Journeyman Electrician.

Terrance was preceded in death by son Leonard Kalaimoku Castillo; father Emetario Castillo; mother Ella Castillo; sister Tammy Castillo; brothers, Evaron and Everett Haumea; in laws Lawrence and Felicia Natividad; brothers in-law, Jesse Natividad, John Word, Wayne Harada.

Terrance is survived by wife Patricia Lynn “Girlie” Castillo; sons, Drake (Kim) Castillo of Kekaha, Zeal (Peggy) Castillo of Waimea, Isaac Castillo (Traci Yoshikawa) of Waimea, hanai-sons, Marques Hickson of Waimea, Chris (Tierny) Fu of Waimea; grandchildren, Kaleo Fu, Kailen, Kaizen, Daejhia, Kaizey, Lendan Castillo; hanai-grandsons, Tavis, Tariq, Tazin Fu; brother Shane (Estrellita) Castillo of Hanapepe; sisters, Wendy (Glenn) Tano of Kaumakani, Jonelle Word of Honolulu, Keiki Harada of Wainiha; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Talk story on Saturday, June 27, 2020, from 3 to 4 p.m. with a Celebration of Life to follow at 4 p.m.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

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