Obituaries for Thursday, December 2, 2021

Judith Piilani Taniguchi

Judith Piilani Taniguchi passed away on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at her residence at the age of 66. She was born on Dec. 15, 1954, in Waimea. She was a retired cafeteria associate with Waimea High School.

Judith was preceded in death by sons Wayne Al Martin Jr., Shane Kaina Martin and parents Hulu and Kanani Taniguchi.

Judith is survived by Wayne Martin Sr. of Kalaheo, daughter Vanessa (Bud) Akana of Kekaha, four grandchildren Shayna (Jim) Malina, Tristen (Bernie) Akana, Cayla (Kai Boi) Akana Cainen Akana, one great-grandchild Kaizen Kawahalao, three brothers Hulu (Guylyn) Taniguchi of O‘ahu, Kenneth (Susan) Taniguchi of Kapa‘a, Jerry Anthony Taniguchi of Waimea, sisters-in-law Phyllis (Manuel) Andrade of Lawai, Valerie (Ronald) Perreira of Kalaheo, Eileen (Jim) Endicott, cousins Ulu (Howard) Perreira of Kalaheo, Ala Nizo, Ruth Naumu, Heidi Kaohi, Carmelita Haumea, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins

Due to Covid-19, a walk-through visitation from 10 a.m. to noon with a celebration of life to follow, on Saturday Dec. 4, 2021, at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel. Casual attire and flowers are welcome.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Jose G. Bolusan

Jose G. Bolusan, 84, of Lihu‘e, passed away on Nov. 25, 2021, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines on Oct. 24, 1937, and was a farmer.

Jose is survived by his wife Marcelia Bolusan, children Rogie (Jean) Bolusan, Catherine Cadiz, Rex (Regina) Bolusan, Jomar (Blessie) Bolusan, Lerma (Dames) Dalayap, Jenalyn (Rey) Peralta, 11 grandchildren, one great-grandchild and numerous family members.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Dec. 18, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Church. Viewing will begin at 9:30 a.m. with services to follow at 10 a.m. Burial will be at Kauai Memorial Gardens after the services. Face masks and social distancing are required.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Sunny ‘Raybeth’ Brown-Lazaro

Sunny “Raybeth” Brown-Lazaro, 64, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, in Lihu‘e. She was born on Oct. 8, 1957, in McDonough, Illinois.

Sunny was preceded in death by husband Patrick “Paleka” Lazaro Sr., mother Ruth Walls, father Raymond Brown, brother Ray Pee Brown and sister Mary Katherine Brown.

Sunny is survived by son Patrick Lazaro Jr. of Kaua‘i, daughters Kawika “KiKa” Lazaro of Kaua‘i, Tasha (Tavita) Tu of Kaua‘i, Brenda Lazaro of Kaua‘i, Shentel Frye of Kaua‘i, Marla Medeiros of Kaua‘i, Akala Aiwohi of Kaua‘i, DeeAnn Slobig of Washington State, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, sisters Sara Del Conte, Rayann Brown, Dee Haward, Lollie Hofer and also survived by numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Due to Covid-19 services will be held at a later date.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Peyton Duane Siliado II

Peyton Duane Siliado II, 40, passed away on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, in Waimea. He was born on July 10, 1981, in Lihu‘e.

Peyton was preceded in death by his mother Rodetta Siliado.

Peyton is survived by his wife Alisha Siliado, sons Peyton Siliado III and Neyton Siliado of Waimea, daughter Ariell Siliado of Hilo, parents Peyton (Lorna) Siliado of Hanapepe, brothers Reyton Siliado and Winston Siliado of Kekaha, sister Pamela Siliado of Hanapepe, numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A walk-through visitation will be on Sunday Dec. 19, 2021, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel followed by a celebration of life. Casual attire suggested and no flowers. Due to Covid-19, social distancing and face masks are required.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.


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