Sept. 25, 2011
Mary Jane Knight, 71, of Kailua, a retired Kaimuki Public Library reference librarian, died in Hale Ho Aloha Nursing Home. She was born in Fossil, Ore. She is survived by companion Janet Swift, sons Stephen and Barry, daughters Elizabeth “Liz” Byrd and Laura Gaber; brother Jamie Steiwer; sisters Bridget Aldaraca and Dorothy Wright; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Friends of the Library of Hawaii, 690 Pohukaina St., Honolulu, HI 96813.