March 9, 2013
James K. “Longie” Kupahu Sr., 73, of Nanawale Estates, Hawaii, a retired city heavy equipment operator, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gwendolyn L.; sons James “Kimo” Jr. and Michael Kupahu, Nakuluai Maave-Kupahu and Lloyd Teanio; daughters Jaime Kahalepo, Darrlyn Kupahu-Canon, Lloydette Teanio and Malie Kupahu; brother Manuel E. Jr.; sisters Jacqueline Kalima, Leihalaopuna Vigneaux and Lana Johnson; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Beach Park. Scattering of ashes and luncheon to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.