May 4, 2012
Tiaseu Leafi Satele, 75, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died at home. He was born in Alao, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Iliili; sons Sefo, Alvis, Faalata, Billy, Mike, Wayne and Esera; daughters Moonland Savea, Mary Satele, Melinda Falaniko and Katia Nansen; brothers Sialao, Mika, Faalata and Leafitufi Satele and Duke, Melila Jr., Max, James, Danny, Fred and Larry Purcell; sisters Eseta Ueligitone, Fuailelagi Salamasina, Lupe Leifi, Coleen Liufau, Marlene Fareti, Gladys Lindsey, Sapi Tuioletai, Tupu Pulu, Tioatu Mulitalo, Helen Levao, Karen Rodrigues, Mona Porter, Sina Enosa, Julie Ah You and Melody Purcell; 40 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalihi Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.