Jan. 31, 2011
Alipate “Pate” Koka, 58, of Haiku, Maui, a pastor and self-employed stone wall builder, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Haapai, Tonga. He is survived by wife Ofa H.; sons Peni, Siosifa and Roger; brothers Joshua, William and Robert Cocker; sister Pesi C. Kupu; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 8:30 a.m. Burial: 3:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku.