Charles A. Van Gieson
CHARLES A. VAN GIESON 80, died on September 8, 2019, in Vancouver, Washington. He was born on August 12, 1939 in Keaukaha to Hobron and Kumulani, and was a 1958 graduate of Kamehameha Schools. After retiring from Johnson Brothers of Hawaii and the Army Reserve, Charlie spent his time tirelessly volunteering as a member of several fraternal lodges, including Excelsior Lodge #1 IOOF, Harmony Lodge #3, Pacific Rebekah Lodge #1, Canton Kamehameha 1, the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks, and Knights of Pythias. Charlie is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Judith; daughters: Jamie (Russell) Won, Laurielei Waracka, Jacie Sakai, Jeanie (Hana) Akau, Judi Chung, and Kelliann Fracassi; twelve grandchildren; four great grandchildren; siblings Lenore Warren-Serrao, Martha McNichol, and George. He was predeceased by his parents, and siblings Hobie and Lei Sisiam. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be sent to Judith at 15509 SE Mill Plain Blvd. #74, Vancouver, WA 98684.
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