Feb. 5, 2012
Douglas “Butch” Akina, 69, of Kihei, Maui, owner of Akina Aloha Tours and Akina Bus Service, died at home. He was born in Kihei. He is survived by wife Sandra K.; son Douglas K.; daughters Darlene Akina and Cassie Akina-Ancog; hanai sons Mark Elf, Bully Donaghy and Kalani Hirata; sisters Millie Wietecha, Peggy Hamili, Jackie Gomez and Etheleen Coleman; and seven grandchildren. Public visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.