Joseph Kanakao‘o Kaniaupio Sr., 87, of Kailua, a retired heavy-equipment operator for Okano Electric, Wasa Electric and Endo Electric, died at home. He was born in Maunawili. He is survived by wife Lydia J.; son Joseph Jr.; daughters Luwella “Sweetheart” Leonardi and Edith Kaleo; stepsons Buddy, Leland and Jamieson Wong; stepdaughter Junelle Kekahuna; 29 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Intermediate School cafeteria, 41-1330 Kalanianaole Highway. Services: 5:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Kaiona Beach Park, Waimanalo.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased