Jan. 31, 2014
Sandi R. Apuna, 66, of Mesa, Ariz., and Honolulu, a district reading interventionist with Gilbert Public Schools in Gilbert, Ariz., and a retired Army Reserve lieutenant colonel, died in Tempe, Ariz. She was born in Fort Wayne, Ind. She is survived by stepmother Charlotte Rosenberry; brother Terrone Rosenberry; stepsons Samuel III and John; stepdaughters Melanie Denny, Michelle Barker and Melissa Apuna; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of the Valley in Phoenix, or to the American Cancer Society.