Juanita “Nita” Bernadette Sarono Achiu
83, originally from Waipahu, peacefully gained her wings on March 13th at her home in Honolulu. Known affectionately as "Baybay". She was the youngest and last surviving of 8 siblings, who have all greeted her with open arms. She was a devoted single mother, an avid gambler, who loved going to Las Vegas. Survived by sons Ford (Joy) Achiu; Maurice "Kimo" (Toni) Achiu of Georgia; John "Teighlor Armani" Achiu. Daughters, Suzette "Joey" Cortez; Karla (John) Menard. 18 Grandchildren and 16 Great-Grandchildren. Mom was preceded in death by sons Jason Achiu and Stacey (Joni) Achiu. Services will be held, Friday, May 10th at Mililani Mortuary Park, Makai Chapel at 10:30am, burial to follow at 12:30pm.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased