Joseph William Kana’iaupuni Nahonoapi’ilani Malina

Posted On November 11th, 2010 -

Oct. 16, 2010
Joseph William Kana’iaupuni Nahonoapi’ilani Malina, also known as “China,” “Sonny,” “Pops,” “Billie,” “Billy” and “Uncle Willie,” 75, of Wahiawa, owner of Uncle Willie’s Lock & Key Service and former a Foremost Dairies employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waikiki. He is survived by wife C. Momi; former wives Marlene S.M. Ho and Dolores Ashimine; stepfather Merrill “Pops” Grubb; stepmother Josie; sons William K.N., John Alfred K.N.S. and Joseph William “Babes” K.N. Malina Jr., and Tony Jose; daughters Ann K.N. Tucker, Willie Sue K.N. Kedro, Jane M.S. Malina, Mokihana Salazar, Katherine Gatrost and Tiare Sua; brothers Bernard “Podgee” Malina, Derrick Grubb, Patrick Yuen and William K. Malina Jr.; sisters Leatrice Lum, Bessie Chong, Darlene Tamanaha and Denise ; 21 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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