July 21, 2013
Arsene “Blackie” Gadarian, 91, of Lahaina, a Navy veteran who served in World War II and owner and operator of Blackie’s Machine Shop in Lahaina, died in Hale Makua Kahului. He was born in New York. He is survived by wife Sara, son Mark Robinson, daughter Cynthia and two grandchildren. Private services. In lieu of flowers or mementos, donations suggested to Lahainaluna High School Foundation, “Blackie” Gadarian Vocational Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 11617, Lahaina, HI 96761. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.