March 1, 2012
George Franklin “Smoke” Powers, 88, of Kahaluu, a former construction general superintendent at Haas & Haynie Construction Co. and vice president at Fletcher Pacific Construction Co., and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Douglas, Ariz. He is survived by wife Hiroko; son Joseph; daughters Karen, Nancy, Amy, Julie, Kelly and Akiko; sister Mary Clark; 16 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Services pending. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.