79, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii passed away on 1-26-2012 at St. Francis Hospice Ewa Beach, after a long illness. He was a Korean War Veteran who was proud to have served his country, and considered himself a Marine first. Once a Marine, always a Marine. He later went on to pursue a career as a Postmaster for the U.S. Postal Service. Many considered him an outstanding mentor and an incredible leader. He survived by his wife of 51 years, Arlene: Daughters Kathleen, Cheryl, Coleen, and Julie: 9 Grandchildren: Brothers Hal, Bobby, Vincent, Vernon: Sister Katherine: and twin sister Patricia. He will forever be remembered for his incredible wit, great sense of humor, and his compassion for everyone he met. He touched the lives of many people whose paths in life crossed his. He was a great man, an incredible friend, and a humble soul who will be dearly missed. A Hui Hou Papa… Until we meet again… Services will be held at Borthwicks on 2-16-2013 from 5pm-7pm. Service is at 7:00 pm. Burial will be held at Punchbowl Cemetary on 2-22-2013 at 9:30.