Obituaries for Thursday, November 5, 2020
Steve Wah Git Au
Steve Wah Git Au passed away on Oct. 21, 2020. He was born on Oct. 8, 1933.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents Stephen Q L Au and Florence Chang Au.
Steve Au was principal architect for Steve W.G. Au & Associates, Ltd..
Cremation by Oahu Mortuary.
Yoshie Doi Smith
Yoshie Doi Smith, of Kekaha, was born in Waimea on Aug. 29, 1921. She passed away on Oct. 29, 2020, at KVMH in Waimea. She was a nanny, seamstress and homemaker. Yoshie was a proud member of Waimea High School’s Class of 1939.
Yoshie was preceded in death by her husband Ambrose Smith, son Ray Smith, granddaughter Maude Nalani Shigematsu, parents Kazunobu and Hatsuyo Doi, brothers Allan Nobuharu Doi and Tony Tsunenobu Doi.
Yoshie is survived by her sons Danny David Smith (Carol) of Kekaha, Allan Ambrose Smith (Linda) of Lihue, daughter Linda Naomi Gut (Ron) of Wasau, Wisconsin, 12 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, 6 great-great-grandchildren, brother Omar Nobuso Doi (Mary) of Richmond, California, sisters Mutsue Nakamura (Shigemi, dec.) of Manoa, O‘ahu, Nobue Tanaka (Richard, dec.) of Hawaii Kai, O‘ahu, sister-in-law Nancy Doi of Mililani, O‘ahu, daughter-in-law Carolyn Smith of Aina Haina, O‘ahu.
Inurnment will be at a later date. Please no monetary (koden) offerings.
Arrangements assisted by Garden Island Mortuary