Oct. 29, 2011
Matthew Gaea Uti, also known as “John” and “Ioane,” 53, of Waianae died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by sons John Uti-Mathias and Matthew Uti-Kauki; daughter Johnette Uti-Mathias; brothers Daniel and Lauma Salu Uti, Paulo Gaea and Salu Jr Uti; sisters Iutita Gaea, Lesina Salu Uti Bienaime, Ana Salu Uti Filipo, Christina Salu Uti and Sofia Salu Uti Ta’ase; hanai brothers Siitia, Albert and Veni Gaea, and Norman Bartley; hanai sisters Katerina Ta’a and Cassandra Soa; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. today at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information published in an obituary Nov. 25.