July 19, 2012
Russell Kaohu Poaipuni, 68, of Pukalani, Maui, a Goodfellow Construction heavy-equipment operator, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by brothers Allen and Roland “Choge,” sister Geraldine “Kuulei” Kalawaia, and niece and caretaker Jonnalynn Lyons. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Faith Family Fellowship, formerly Rose of Sharon Church, Wailuku. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.