Sept. 2, 2013
Emma Oda, 81, of Puhi, Kauai, a Top to Toe Giftshop salesclerk, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Koolau, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Charlee Tam Ho and Sherri Yasutake, brother Charles Melandish, sisters Florence Albao and Salome Wong, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.