Dec. 20, 2011
Lita Maua Paleafei, 76, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Aua, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Anetele’a, Suetena and Lui Patolo and Tasimilo Faumuina; daughters Susitina Lemalu-Patolo, Akenese B. Patolo and Cecilia Paleafei-Betham; brothers Tuiava S. and Petelo Pule and Tolomulo Opetaia; sisters Fa’ane’e Tagoilelagi and Christina Unutoa; 26 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 99-312 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Mass: noon. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.