Posted On February 9th, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary JAMES JOSEPH DECAIRES, SR. Age 83, of Kailua, Hawaii, passed away February 5, 2011 in Honolulu. Born November 10, 1927 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Korean War Veteran, retired US Army. He is survived by sons, James (Vickie) DeCaires of San Jose, CA, David (Letha) DeCaires, R. Kalei (Monna) DeCaires of Temple View, Hamilton, NZ, John (Shareen) DeCaires; daughters, Katherine (Lowell) Lee of Las Vegas, NV, M. Maleka (Michael) Boyd; 24 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; sister, Doris Amorin; numerous nieces & nephews. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (February 10) at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (1461 Kanapau’u Dr. & Keolu Dr., Kailua); Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday (March 1) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha Attire.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran