Dec. 27, 2012
Joseph Makaena Taitano, 83, of Kailua, a retired Army major with U.S. Army Pacific, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty J. and daughter Keolani. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Inurnment: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.