Oct. 13, 2014
Dennis Keonaona “Tutu” Kaawa Sr., 66, of Waiohinu, Hawaii, a self-employed farmer and fisherman, former Punaluu Village Restaurant cook and Kau orange farmer, died at home. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Dennis Jr., Daniel and Derick; daughters Kimberly Kauwe and Kristy Hughes; brothers Dave Sr., Larry and Eric; sisters Sarah Lazar, Doris Silva, Stephanie Mento and Verna, Evon and Gail Kaawa; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kau ward. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire.