March 1, 2014
Elvis K. “Bruddah Elvis” Kanahele Sr., 41, of Hanapepe Heights, Kauai, a Kauai Coffee heavy equipment operator and supervisor, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Melody “Mel”; sons Josh and Jordan Niau-Kanahele, and Waylon and Elvis Kanahele Jr.; daughter Jerica Niau-Kanahele; brothers Alvin, Julius, Nohea, Wayne and Herman; sisters Connie Rita, Moki Palakiko, and Darlene, Sharon, Napua and Betty Lou Kanahele; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 8 a.m. April 12 at Salt Pond Beach Park.