April 25, 2014
Manuma’a Lauaki, 67, of Kahuku, a retired Polynesian Cultural Center artisan, died in Honolulu. She was born in Navutoka, Tonga. She is survived by husband Vakautapola “Uota”; sons Sione F., Viliami S., Sione T. and Lopeti; daughters Kalolaine K. Lauaki and Lolie S. Pauni; hanai sons Filipe and Siosaia Taufa; mother Sepi Mu’a; brothers Mala’efo’ou, Sio, Lisiate and Sani Mu’a; sisters Vika Fifita, Petulisa Topui, Sikita Fine and Melehifo, Silongo and Noliko Mu’a; and 38 grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie Hawaii North Stake. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.