Melanwut Jelke

Posted On February 15th, 2011 -

Jan. 26, 2011
Melanwut Jelke, 70, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, a Marshallese Kona Church deaconess, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Majuro, Marshall Islands. She is survived by sons Albon, Jimmy, Albi and Marbi; daughters Martha Jelke and Jelleen Boaz; brothers Labwit, Edwin and Wilfred Lawin; sisters Arline Ralpho and Nora; 30 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon tomorrow at Marshallese New Life Church, Kona Marketplace. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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