July 23, 2011
Richard Maeda, 77, of Kahului, a retired carpenter and maintenance employee at Wailea Development Co., died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by sons Keith, Leslie and Lance; daughters Gail Edlao, and June and Heidi Maeda; brothers Masanori Takemoto, and Koichi and James T. Maeda; sisters Norie Sakamoto and Mildred Hongo; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:45 a.m. Wednesday at Kahului Union Church. Celebration of life: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.