Posted On December 30th, 2012 -

June 26, 1924 – December 20, 2012 Mom passed away peacefully with her family beside her. She is survived by daughters, Norma Jean (Buster) Aruda, Carol (Leroy) Knappenberger, sons, Clifford (Laura) Souza, Howard (Davelyn) Souza, brother Alvin (Pat) Pao of California. She has 11 grand- children and 4 great-grand- children. Mom loved her garden and her beautiful flowers. She loved cooking and had a passion for feeding everyone! “Grandma” was dearly loved by so many family, friends, and dear neighbors. She will be missed by everyone. Aloha Mom. God bless!! Services Saturday, January 5, 2013, St. Anthony’s Church- Kailua. Visitation 10:30 a.m., services at 12:00 noon, burial at Diamond Head Memorial Park, 2:15 p.m.

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