Feb. 25, 2012
Helen Kaopuananiokekai “Granny” Brumaghim, 81, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker and waitress at the former Ocean View Inn Restaurant and at the Kona Marlin Room at the Kona Palms Hotel, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kailua-Kona. She is survived by husband Everett; sons Jeffrey, Bruce, Wayne, Clyde and Everett Brumaghim, and Jerry Delaries; daughter Lehua; brothers William, Charles and Robert Palakiko; sisters Emily Kamaka, Susan Hinch-Ewa, Elizabeth Kalima and Julia Yonemura; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Kailua-Kona. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.