Age 54, of Honolulu died in Queens Medical Center on October 30, 2010. He was born in Honolulu and is survived by a son, 2 year old Kaden Kanai, his fiance Carissa Rosenbohm; father Alfred (Shirley); mother Laura (John) Woolston; sisters Lynn Dee (Roland) Sambueno and Bobbi (David) Warren; brother Donald (Vicki) Ching and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, & cousins.
During the years 2002-2010, Al was an Events Coordinator with the March of Dimes; UH Football Game Day H-Crew; Awards Coordinator Honolulu Marathon; and, Lead Concert Stage Manager for Three Sexy Guys. He coached at the Healani Canoe Club, Waikiki Surf Club, Honolulu Pearl Canoe Club and St. Francis School Canoe Club. Early 1990’s he was a Program Director at the Waikiki YMCA. Later he moved to San Francisco where he acquired a position with the San Francisco 49ers as a Cheerleaders Line Guy.
Celebration of his life will be at the Diamond Head end of Magic Island, November 7, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. Scattering of his ashes will be at 4:00 p.m. Leis are welcomed. Donations may be made to his son’s College Trust Fund with Bank of Hawaii in his memory.