Nov. 16, 2012
Nikolasi Paongo, 62, of Honolulu, a health inspector in Tonga, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Lofanga, Tonga. He is survived by wife Kalisi T.L.; sons Paea, Leonaitasi, Makasini and Tevita; daughters Penelope Asi and Cecelia Paongo; sisters Akanesi Taufa, Luisa Fatai and Susana Angitau; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at United Methodist Church Honolulu, South Beretania Street. Services: 8 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at the church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.