Dec. 14, 2012
Denise Kawaiopuna Kanahele, 43, of Kekaha, Kauai, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Walter, Tyler and Timothy; daughters Terry Pacheco, Shalea Kanahele and Kaylee Leffingwell; sisters Rose Palakiko and Betty Lou “Kuuleimomi” Kanahele; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Casual attire.