Feb. 15, 2011
John Wallace Word, 54, of Kailua, a Navy chief petty officer, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jonelle, sons Jason and James, daughter Ericka, mother Thalia B., brothers Kenneth and Ross, sisters Leslie and Sydney, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. tomorrow at Lucy Wright Park, Waimea, Kauai. Services: 5:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes at a later date on Oahu. Casual attire.