SOARA IAPANI TUPUA, JR.
Passed at his home in Waianae, Hawaii on April 4, 2020. He was born on May 1, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A graduate of James Campbell High School class of 1979. He attended West Hills Community College-Coalinga, CA. He was a Sr. Pastor/Dr. Bishop of 20 years at Holy Hill of Zion-Thy Dwelling Place Church. Past employers included Waianae Boys & Girls Club - Athletic Director, DLNR, Hawaiian Cement, Reynolds Metal Aluminum Recycling, Security for H.P.A. and Paradise Cove. He was a Community Board Member of Kahi Kolu, Nanakuli Boys & Girls Club, West Side Hawaii Coalition of Christian Churches. He is survived by high school sweetheart and wife of 44 years Annette Helenihi; sons, Kapuni (Alea), Kekoa, and Kama'iki; daughters, Kaho'inani (Ho'i), Hokulani (Dennis), Kainoa-Tita (Shane), Kekaula (Kaula), Kuuleialoha (Aloha), and Claudia (Lala); 16 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; hanai children, Kyle (Tunda), Leishell, and many sons and daughters in the faith and around the world on the missions field. Siblings, Soana (Mike) Fanoga, Bill (Judy) Tupua and Saline (Charles) Jackson.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased