Ethel Meli Lanikai Kamakawiwo'ole Amina, 81, of Waianae, a pastor at Waianae Pentecostal Faith Mission and retired customer service clerk at Hawaiian Electric Co., died in Waianae. She was born in Koolaupoko. She is survived by sons Melvin Jr. and Apostle Jay Sr., daughters Melvina AhWong and Gail Amina, brother Douglas Kamakawiwo'ole, sisters Mary Johnson and Barbara Baker, 33 grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Ark of Safety Christian Center, 86-120 Farrington Highway, Waianae. Celebration of life: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at the center. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased