Obituaries for Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Grace Halenani Malina Kamai

Grace Halenani Malina Kamai, of Makaweli, passed away on July 30, 2020, at the age of 81. The eldest of four children, she was born in Lihu‘e on Nov. 11, 1938, to John “Pili” Solomon Malina Jr. and Nancy Marguerita Kepilino Malina.

Grace was preceded in death by parents, husband Paul Nawaikaulana Kamai Sr., daughters Paula Halenani Kamai, Evangalyn Kawaiokemamo Kamai Kuapahi, brother John “Big John” Solomon Kaleiohu Malina, sisters Nancine Ka‘u‘iokipu Malina Okano, Magnolia Lei Mokihana Malina Banquel.

Grace is survived by son Paul (Tanya) Nawaikaulana Kamai Jr. of Oregon, daughters Belinda Kehaulani Kamai, Nancine “Missy” Kau‘iokipu Malina Kamai, grandsons Ira Kapunaali‘i Okano, Ivan Keli‘iokamoku Santos of Indiana, Jason Lopaka Mikaele Kamai-Santos, Travis Keolamauloa Delima, Hilton Wayne Kaimiolamauloa Delima-Kamai, granddaughters Desiree Pohai Nameleonapua Kamai-Santos of Missouri, Megan Lahela Kawehi Delima-Kamai, brothers-in-law, Bryan Masami Okano, Richardo Banquel, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be held at Garden Island Mortuary on Aug. 29, 2020, with a walkthrough visitation for Grace Kamai with her family from 9 a.m. and services at 10 a.m.

Light refreshments will be served. Face masks are required.

Gladys Shizue Horner

Gladys Shizue Horner passed away on Aug. 6, 2020, at the age of 91, at Wilcox Hospital. She was born on Dec. 24, 1928, in Honolulu. She was in Retail Sales.

Gladys was preceded in death by her husband Edward Horner, Sr., son Edward Horner, Jr.

Gladys is survived by her sons Darrell Horner (Nadine) of Lihue, Clayton Horner (Myra) of Kalaheo, daughter Ann Horner (Tony Bronco) of Kapaa, 7 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren and by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Walk-through visitation will take place at Garden Island Mortuary on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Family suggests aloha attire. Social distancing and mask required.

Arrangements assisted by Garden Island Mortuary.

Irene Yukino Chun

Irene Yukino Chun, 95, of Honolulu and Anahola, peacefully passed away at Hale Kupuna in Omao, on July 24, 2020. Born Aug. 28, 1924, in Mana, she retired after 40 plus years in the food service industry on Oahu. She enjoyed traveling around the world, especially to the 9th Island with family and friends.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents Boka and Kamata Nohara, daughter Joanne Wilson, sisters Mary Kimoto and Judith Wilhelm, and brother Harry Nohara.

Irene is survived by her daughter Joan (Herman) Paleka of Anahola, son Russell (Diane) of Pukalani, Maui, brother Michael (Flora) Nohara and sister Carole Nohara, of Honolulu, Oahu, 9 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family service on Oahu and Kauai were privately held.


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