Kazuo “Ken” Fukui, 77, of Hilo died Oct. 25 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. Born in Waipunalei, he was a retired truck driver and laborer for the Department of Transportation State Highways Division and a crane operator for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co. and was a member of Malia Puka O Kalani Catholic Church in Keaukaha. Visitation from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Malia Puka O Kalani Catholic Church, Keaukaha; Memorial Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Doris Fukui of Hilo; sons, Wade Fukui of Hilo and Ryan (Jolana) Fukui of Hilo; daughter, Desiree (Conrad) Kaleohano of Hilo; brothers, Isamu (May) Fukui of Papaaloa, Likio (Mildred) Fukui of California, Tom (Leoni) Fukui of Hilo, Donald (Carol) Fukui of Honolulu, and Richard (Elaine) Fukui of Hilo; sisters, Alice S. (Yoshiaki) Ono of Hilo, Mitsue Nakagawa of Honokaa, Harume (Masami) Higashigawa of California and Nancy (Robert) Delos Santos of Honolulu; sister-in-law, Florence Fukui of Papaaloa; granddaughters, Erica Fukui of South Dakota and Jhordyn Kaleohano of Hilo; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary Inc.
Gary Lew Kaysinger, 64, of Kapaau died Oct. 17 at his home. Born in Watsonville, Calif., he was drafted by the San Francisco Giants, was a veteran educator and football coach, an adolescent counselor, co-owner of an ocean sport company on Maui and was active in philanthropic work around the Pacific Northwest and Hawaii. Celebration of life to be held at the family residence. Survived by wife, Sue Kaysinger of Kapaau; daughters, Kathleen (Jake Opheikens) Kaysinger of Portland, Ore., Megan (Angelo) DePaolo of Seattle, Wash.; mother, Genevieve Kaysinger of Kapaau; brother, Gerald (Sharon) Kaysinger of Porterville, Calif.; brother-in-law, Wayne Nott; and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
George “Kino” Kinoulu Kahananui’s name was misspelled in the obituary provided to the Tribune-Herald and printed in the Tuesday, Oct. 29, edition. The Tribune-Herald regrets the error.