March 7, 2012
Charles Kamohalii Lee, 83, of Lakewood, Wash., formerly of Honolulu, a retired J.C. Penney and Army Exchange employee and a retired Army sergeant first class who served during the Vietnam War, died in Lakewood. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edith L.; sons John and Leslie Lee, Mitchell and Rodney Au, and Elliott and James Surratt; daughters Maria and Terry Ann Lee, Charlene Nelson, Lynn Cooksey and Karen Neilsen; brother Sam W.; 46 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.