July 6, 2011
Annie “Tutu” Kekona, 78, of Wailuku, a Kapalua Bay Hotel retiree, died. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Anthony; son Anthony Jr.; daughters Gracey Gomes, Yolanda Dukes, Jaynell Hutchinson and Evalyn Fernandez; brothers Joe and Richard Kaaihue; sisters Louisa Artartes and Evelyn H. Farias; hanai sons Kenneth Jr. and Fleming “Flash” Kekona”; hanai daughters Blondie Kaaa, Tiny Hewahewa and Ui Kekona; 18 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Celebration of life: noon Saturday at Paukukalo Hawaiian Homes Baseball Park. Scattering of ashes July 24 at DT Fleming Beach. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.