Age 85, of Anahola, Kauai, passed away May 5, 2012 in Kauai. Born March 16, 1927 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Retired from the United States Air Force, and the Operating Engineers. Predeceased by son: Francis Pahia.
He is survived by wife, Elsie Abigail Kaui Ornellas Pahia; daughters, Patricia Kanohokula, Laura (Ernie) Limo, Linda (Robert) Canincia, Charlene (Letty) Omura, Karen Pahia; son, Gary Francis Pahia; brother, John Pahia of Las Vegas; sister, Rose Gleason; 26 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; 10 great-grand-children; step-children, Henry (Rowena) Ornellas, Katherine (Samuel) Huddy, Sr., Patsy (Francis) Hapenney, Daniel Kama;’ 12 step-grandchildren, 22 step-great-grandchildren, 11 step-great-great-grand-children.
Visitation 9:00 a.m. Wednesday (June 13) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.