June 17, 2013
Rosalind Leialoha Mei Sui Lan Palakiko, also known as “Coach Tubs”and “Auntie Mama,” 54, of Kailua-Kona, an overnight stocker at Walmart and campus security officer and volleyball coach at Nanakuli Intermediate and High School, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Nanakuli. She is survived by brothers Clayton and Fenton, and sisters Elizabeth Kalama, April Julius, Sybil Kanae and Georgian, Chanel, Dee, Debra and Mavis Palakiko. Celebration of life: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the family’s residence, 89-229 Lepeka Ave., Waianae. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.