July 8, 2015
Richard Kekumuikawaiokeola “Likeke” Paglinawan, 79, of Honolulu, a retired deputy director for the state Department of Social Services and Housing, former Department of Hawaiian Home Lands deputy director, Office of Hawaiian Affairs administrator, a social worker and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by Lynette Kahekili Kaopuiki Paglinawan; son Kekumuikawaiokeola “Kumu”; daughter Joan K.; brother Lawrence; sisters Catherine Galvez, Loretta Naki, Ruby Paglinawan, Jane Kano, Jeanette Gouveia, Desiree Paglinawan-Poa; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. No flowers.