Joseph K. (Uncle Joe) Kaapuni

Posted On May 20th, 2012 -

JOSEPH K. (UNCLE JOE) KAAPUNI

Was Born into this world on Dec. 5,1929 In Honolulu and Departed this world On Apr. 28, 2012. He is survived by Wife Judith I Kaapuni, Daughter Joey-Lynn K. (Steven) Springel, Hanai Son Darryl K. Chang, and 2 granddaughters Des’ree and Danielle Springel. He retired from the City and County Of Honolulu in 1994. He also retired From the Varsity Theatre after working There for over 30 years. He was on numerous commercials such as Longs Drugs, Celebrity Tuxedos, Coors and Many Others. He also acted on Good Bye Paradise with Joe Moore. (small Part) The Local Newspaper Highlighted Him as well as the Mid Week, giving him The Distinguish title of “Mr. Aloha”. He Was also recognized by the Rotary Club For “Live the Aloha Spirit”. He later Helped out at the Food Distribution in Kahalu’u while raising his grandchildren. He was A Loving Husband, A Wonderful Father & Father-in-Law and The BEST Grandpa (Papa) to his Precious Little Girls. Services will be on May 27th 9:30 am at the Key Project Pavilion 47-200 Waihee Rd. Casual Attire.


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