March 25, 2013
Rosalie Marie “Rosie” Petty, 72, of Kailua, a retired cashier at 9th Puka at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe, died in Kailua. She was born in Kalaupapa, Molokai. She is survived by husband Clarence Sr.; sons Clarence Jr. and Vanray; daughters Essence Hoover, Karasalla James, Gigi Petty and Vena Knipple; brother Allen Laporga; 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.