Posted On January 15th, 2012 -


Karen Naomi Kanzaki passed away in Honolulu, on January 2, 2012, at the age of 63. A retired Systems Analyst, she was employed by the University of Hawaii, Board of Regents/MSO and subsequently, by HMSA.

A lover of life and nature’s beauty, Karen was an active supporter of countless organizations advocating all animals and the Earth’s natural resources.

Karen is survived by her husband, Clayton Kanzaki, her sister Iris K. Takata, nieces, nephews, grand-niece and grand-nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at the Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel, on January 20, 2012. Visitation will begin at 5:00 PM and memorial Service at 6:00 PM. Burial will be at Damond Head Memorial Park, Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 9:00 AM.

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