April 22, 2011
Dorothy Leilani Palama Pakele, 75, of Waimanalo, a former employee at Dole Cannery, Rocky Road Egg Farm, Coco Joe’s and Tropical Fish, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Paul and Russell; daughters Dora “Missy” Afong, Marilyn Pakele, Cindy Kauihana, Pauline “Lei” and Bonnie Garcia, and Paula Poahi; brothers William “Sonny,” James “Kanak” and Edward “Eddie” Palama; sisters Helen Afong, Emily “Ba” Waiolama, Trudy Lobo and Betty Jones; 29 grandchildren; and 46 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.