April 17, 2012
Mailau Amone Vaka’uta, 83, of Waianae, a mason for a private family business, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lapaha, Tonga. He is survived by sons Raymond T., Alexsio F., Penitiketo M., Maka K., Pakileata, Felise K. and Falanisesi; daughters Taina V. Funaki, Laungafefine V. Fifita and Soanataake Vaka’uta; 53 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation and services: 6 p.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waianae. Additional services: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.