Noel Panila Kahalewai, 56, of Honolulu, a self-employed lei maker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by life partner Herbert K. Hew Len Jr.; brothers Kalei, Solomon, Henry and Mark; and sisters Louisa Pelekane, Margaret, Blanche and Rose Kahalewai, Leimomi Cho, Mokihana Fujimoto, Valerie Best and Ann Kupao-Villanueva. Private services.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased