Feb. 1, 2012
Bennett “Ben” Akana, 72, of Lahaina, sole proprietor of The Villa Store in Kahana, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jean; daughters Lorelei and Camille Akana, Carol Ah Puck and Sherri Tamayo; brothers Francis, David “Lang” and Alton; sister Irene Fijimori; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Waiola Congregational Church, Lahaina. Services: 5 p.m.