July 31, 2010
Luciana Joan Okuda, 79, of Kihei, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Ronald T.; sons Jason “Butch,” Ralph A., Wallace H. Jr. and Raymond W.; hanai daughter Esther Edwards; sisters Mildred Heffner and Tillie Williams; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Urn burial: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Veterans Cemetery.