Nov. 30, 2011
Anthony Fernandez, 88, of Kahului, a merchant seaman, Army veteran and Kahului Railroad truck operator, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Elizabeth; sons Tony, Joseph and Akoni; daughters Marie Mercado, JoJo KeeChong, Stephanie-Joan Ahina and Haunani Kirkland; brothers Boniface, Louie and Apey; sisters Alice Prito, Martha Santos, Mary Estrella, Theresa Cain and Bernie Fishman; 26 grandchildren; and 45 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.