WORCESTER- Paul S. Bantley, 46, of Worcester, formerly of Honolulu died Wednesday, August 10, 2011 after a courageous battle with an illness. He leaves his wife and best friend of 16 years, Mikako Fukagawa; his mother, Patricia (Stevens) Bantley; two sisters, Mary J.B. Ku and her husband, Arnold, and their three children and Kathy Bantley and her partner, Kelly O’Connell. He was predeceased by his father, Joseph J. Bantley. Donations can be made to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology Inpatient Unit, Louis E. Silverman Dept of Nursing, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215. To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.brittonfunealhomes.com.