Jewett Chu Yick Yee

Posted On November 8th, 2012 -

JEWETT CHU YICK YEE
96, of Honolulu, a retired Head of the Administrative Support Branch of the Design Division of Pearl Harbor Naval shipyard, died in Straub Clinic and Hospital on Oct. 30, 2012. A naval architect, civil, structural and design engineer, he is survived by wife Wai Chee C.; daughters Elizabeth A. (Libby) and Julie M.; brother Wilbur S.P. and the grandchildren, Kevin M. and Karna M. Hughes, and Samuel D. Murray. He led an active life of community service especially at UCC – Judd St. and its outreach ministry, Keola Hoonanea, a multi-church project providing low-cost housing to the elderly. He served as the President of the Board of Directors for over 30 years. Visitation: 10:00 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 10) at United Church of Christ – Judd St. Service: 11:00 a.m. Private burial. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the United Church of Christ – Judd St. or to your favorite charity in his name.


- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran