June 30, 2012
Rene Nihipali, 49, of Honolulu, an early childhood educator and Hawaiian Airlines customer service employee, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Paul A.; son Stanley; daughters Mounia Tachibana, and Crisi and Anuhea Nihipali; parents Stanley and Johanna Medrano; sisters Ramona Nihipali, Bernadine Koizumi and Melissa Medrano; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.