Feb. 3, 2012
Robert Kamamo “Bobby” Koanui, 59, of Kailua-Kona, a recording artist and musical entertainer, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hono≠lulu. He is survived by wife Bobbie; sons Jahn Tagupa and Renzy Baclaan; daughter Andrena Jenkins; stepfather Ralph Hind; brothers Joseph Jr. and Damien Koanui, and Shannon Hind; sisters Joslyn Braddock, Kristal Kaahea, Lilinoe Hind-Padilla, Stacie Nefalar, Jamie Alameida, and Moana and Luana Koanui; and eight grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Solid Rock Ministries, 75-5660 A1 Kopiko St., in Kopiko Plaza next to Longs Drugs in Kailua-Kona. Celebration of life to follow at the Old Airport’s Pavilion No. 4. Casual attire.