SUSUMU "PEANUT" SODETANISUSUMU PEANUT SODETANI 98, joined his wife, Mary in heaven on June 5, 2014. He was born in Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii on January 16, 1916. He is survived by daughters Margie Wong and Rene Amy (Jim) Provines, sons Clayton (Margaret) and Eric (Charlotte) Sodetani; siblings Mitsue Onaka, Takushi Sodetani and Matsue Shimizu. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 23 great- grandchildren and 4 great- great-grandchildren. During 1941-43, he served his country at Red Hill, Oahu in building the strategic fuel facilities and was a career employee of Pioneer Mill Company in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. Our family especially commends and thanks Dr. Galen Wiger and his staff at the Kaiser Clinic for their superb care of our dad. We also thank Lloyd Ishikawa for his dedication and devotion to care for our dad at home. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Waiola Church in Lahaina, officiated by Kahu Jeff Crews on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Visitation 9:30 a.m.; Services 10:00 a.m. No flowers. No monetary gifts (koden). Casual attire.
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