June 25, 2012
John Kapualani Koko, 51, of Waianae, a member of Makaha Sons, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Toni; sons John Jr., Jerman “Shadow,” Jordon and Jerry; brothers Kanohowailuku Jr., Jerome and Herman Koko, William, Lawrence and Ralph Nahale-a, and Alfredo, Frank, Sonny, John and John “Ciosi” Dalire; sisters Eleanor Motooka, Estrella Cabansag, Anna Inano, Germaine Silva, Wilmette “Pupu” Lafferty and Patricia Nahale-a; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the chapel. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park.