Nov. 9, 2012
George Elwin “Pops” Preston, 61, of Kaneohe, a head custodian, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Koolauloa. He is survived by wife Elizabeth K.K.; son George II; daughters Raenell, Georgette and Keonaona Preston, Georgina Fernandez, Ramona Bush, Roberta Kalua and Myra Colbert; brothers Richard Ahina, Robert Vance and Clarence, Gerald and William Preston; sisters Aileen Piohia, Martha J. Aho, June Kailiponi, Gail Green and Elizabeth Enriquez; 19 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1461 Kanapuu Drive, Kailua. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.