Gary Alvin Kanehoalani Kawelo Sr. also known as “Da cuz’ and ‘uncle G’ of kaneohe HI. passed away on May 16 2011. He was a retired Lead Pipefitter with the Board of Water Supply and a Veteran of the United States Air Force. He is survived by wife, Vera D.L. Kawelo; Sons, Lonnie (Haunani), Shane (Camile) Reams, Gary Jr. (Tie) and Maka; Daughters, Kimberly, Loke (Zed) and Jordan; Brothers, Roy, Rodney, Richard and Glance; Grandchildren, Starr and John Evans Vertido, Trevor Reams, Peter and Krystin Picanco, Jasmine and Racquel Kawelo-Picanco, Tyla, Gary III, Taylor and Tiery Kawelo, Elijah Brown-Kawelo, Ezekiel-Xane, Zia, Ziana and Zylen Lee; Great grandchildren, Tristen, Preston, and Tearsten Picanco.
Visitation; 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Funeral sevices: 6:30 – 9:00 pm Tuesday, June 7th, 2011. Internment Service; 11:00 am Wednesday, June 8th, 2011. Hawaii State Veterans Cemetary; Aloha attire.