Obituaries for Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Shawn Patrick Hada

Shawn Patrick Hada, 59, of Kapa‘a, passed away at Wilcox Medical Center in Lihu‘e, on Nov. 21, 2020. He was born Sept. 28, 1961, in Lihu‘e, and was the owner of C&S Glass and Screen.

He was preceded in death by father Juneji Christopher Hada.

He is survived by mother Eleanor Hada of Wailua, daughters Chastity Hada and Samantha (Erick) Sasan, grandchildren Hunter Kostjuk, Ryken Wong and Rylen Wong, sister Zibeth Hada of Wailua, brother Jay (Jacqueline) Hada of Guam, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Private services will be held by the family.

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

LuAnn ‘Tootie’ Leialoha SuiLan Aiu

It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of LuAnn “Tootie” Leialoha SuiLan Aiu on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020. Born on Oct. 11, 1961, on Kaua‘i, she had grown up there and chose to return to her home for the later part of her life. She retired from the Social Security Administration on Maui.

She was a talented artist and musician, and was beloved by all.

She was preceded in death by parents Harold and Juliet Aiu.

She is survived by her partner and love of her life Jennifer Ching, children Malia (Kona) Kuailani, Jesse Avila, Michaela Tapia, hanai daughter Monique Perriera, mother-in-law Pegi Braun, sister Wendy, brothers Bob (Joc), Joe, and Tom, brother-in-law Jeffrey (Avi) Heaukulani, niece and frequent caregiver Mardi Harlow, and her “other kids,” her nieces and nephews Jodi Johnson, Justin Aiu, Tracy Pellazar, Aaron Aiu, Carly Aiu, Micah Aiu, Kylee Richards, Sadie Ansai, Paisley Richards, Isaac Johnson, Logan and Dylan Aiu, and August and Violet Perriera, grandchildren Dallas and Darling Kuailani, and hanai siblings Jerry Nakasone, Lorna Nishimitsu and Charn Hall.

Her infectious laugh, smile and personality will definitely be missed by all.

Her services will be held on Kaua‘i at a later date.

Harry Reis

Harry Reis, 90, of ‘Oma‘o, passed away at Wilcox Medical Center on Dec. 4, 2020. He was born in ‘Ele‘ele on March 17, 1930, and retired from McBryde Sugar Company, and also grew and sold flowers at the Koloa Sunshine Market. He was a decorated U.S. Marine veteran.

He was preceded in death by son Dwayne Reis, partner Annie Chang-Reis and parents Willie Reis and Mary Cambra Reis.

He is survived by daughter Ginger (David Lisook) Larson, granddaughter Ciara (Joel) Levy-Griffin, brother Alfred Reis, sister Violet Moura, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be Tuesday, Dec. 15, at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home, with viewing from 8 to 9:30 a.m. A Mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Church at 10 a.m., with burial with military honors to follow at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens.

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


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