Nov. 10, 2012
Paul Mendez “Pops” Troche Jr., 81, of Kapolei, a retired heavy equipment operator at Hickam Air Force Base and an Army veteran, died in Kapolei. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Charlotte; daughters Linda Dougan and Paula M. and Noreen K. Troche; stepmother Lydia; brothers Herman, Alan, Louis and Kenneth; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.