ROSITA “ROSIE” AKANA

Posted On August 26th, 2017 -

ROSITA 68, of Honolulu, passed away on August 6, 2017. Born in Lihue, Kauai, she was a retired Contract Specialist for the Department of Defense. She is survived by her husband, Walter Ho Jr., daughter, Kehaulani Akana-Miller (Fatima), sons, Richard Akana, Warren Akana (Jess), Brandon Gimenez, grandchildren Kela Nash (Jared), Kekai Akana and great grandchildren Dakota and Kawika Nash. She is also survived by her stepchildren, Alette Kanaka'ole (Ernest), Susan Ho (Joyce), Walter Ho III (Garyann), Natasha Ho (Hoku) and sisters Frances Bantilan, Connie Holladay, and Priscilla Bernal Bacosa. Visitation: 5:00 pm on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary - Maunakea Chapel. Services: 6:00 pm on Friday, September 1 at Borthwick Mortuary - Maunakea Chapel.

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