Posted On February 9th, 2014 -

2-9 WRIGHT ERNEST UPCHURCHWRIGHT ERNEST ‘BUDDY’ UPCHURCH Dec. 12, 2013 Wright Ernest “Buddy” Upchurch, 76, retired Quality Assurance Specialist for Rockwell Intl. Rocketdyne Division, died December 12, 2013 at Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Punchbowl on February 14, 1937. He is survived by: Wife: Margaret Upchurch; sons: Allen Upchurch, Ransom Upchurch, Wesley Upchurch; daughter: Anna Upchurch; 8 grand- children, 2 great grandchildren; brother: James Upchurch; sisters, Caroline St. Germaine, Roberta Kalilikane. Many extended family and friends. Celebration of life, opening prayer, eulogy and music from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at Blessed Sacrament church; Mass at 11 a.m. Inurnment at 3 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl). Aloha attire. No flowers. Aloha my Pohaku my Kuuipo.

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