Sept. 9, 2013
Melenie Mahinamalamalama Eleneke, 53, of Daly City, Calif., a spiritual healer, hula dancer and community leader for the Transgender, Gender Variant & Intersex Justice Project in San Francisco, died in Daly City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Alene K. Eleneke Pa; brothers Wayne, Paul and Charles; and sisters Cha Thompson and Shalei Eleneke. Services: 10 a.m. Oct. 19 at Pokai Bay, cabanas near Waianae Valley Road and Farrington Highway, turn left to the beach.