SOARA I. TUPUA, SR. Age 76, of Makakilo, Hawaii, passed away November 7, 2012 in Makakilo. Born February 15, 1936 in Fagatogo, American Samoa. Soara retired from the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard-Shop 81. He was formerly employed by H&R Block as a tax preparer. He is survived by sons, Soara Iapani (Annette) Tupua, Jr., Bill (Judy) Tupua; daughters, Soana (Mike) Tupua-Fanoga, Saline Tupua; brothers, Ututau Tupua, Pe’a (Sailau) Tupua; 14 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (December 4) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.