Lawrence H. Borges, Sr.

Posted On December 2nd, 2012 -

LAWRENCE H. BORGES, SR. Lawrence H. Borges, Sr., 82, of Carson City, NV, passed away on November 4, 2012, at his home. Lawrence was born on May 27, 1930, in Paia. He graduated from St. Anthony High School, Class of 1948. A letter carrier at the Kahului Post Office, and longtime resident of Makawao, he retired and moved to Carson City in 1993. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he also served in Korea and Vietnam. A faithful Catholic, he enjoyed attending St. Joseph’s Church in Makawao, as well as his time in the Holy Name Society there. Due to his age and years of service, he was an Honorary Life Member, 4th Degree, of the Knights of Columbus, Maui Council 2290. Lawrence was preceded in death by his father, Henry; mother, Lucy; brother, Joseph; and his wife, Josephine. He is survived by sons Lawrence H. Jr. and Gary; daughters, Joni Pinedo and Debra Watts; stepsons, Shawn H. and Darrick Tsuha; 14 grand- children; as well as numerous cousins, nephews, nieces, and friends. A beloved son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend, he will be missed by all. Private services will be held Thursday, December 6, 2012 on Oahu.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran